Robeson, King, and Du Bois: A Cosmic Triad Of Peace-Makers

Please join The Saturday Free School and friends on April 28 at the Mother Bethel AME Church for a deep study and discussion of the philosophical, political, and artistic achievements of three great thinkers: the intrepid Dr. W.E.B Du Bois, the inimitable Paul Robeson, and the eternal Dr. King. I first read about Paul RobesonContinue reading “Robeson, King, and Du Bois: A Cosmic Triad Of Peace-Makers”

The Black Buddha, after W.E.B Du Bois

  I completed this painting recently and it has become a constant point of reflection throughout this year, during which we have committed ourselves to an intensive study of W.E.B Du Bois’s thought and practice in Philadelphia. In his 1928 novel Dark Princess, the eponymous heroine, Kautilya reminds an audience of leaders hailing from the darkContinue reading “The Black Buddha, after W.E.B Du Bois”