Month: October 2019

More Museum of the Bible Shenanigans

More Museum of the Bible Shenanigans

by Katherine Blouin (Part 1) and Rachel Mairs (Part 2) Part 1: A New Museum of the Bible is coming There is a new Museum of the Bible (MOTB) coming. This time, it will be not in the USA's, but in Ghana's capital, Accra. Yet the project, which was launched by the country's President himself, … Continue reading More Museum of the Bible Shenanigans

Brownfaced, Blackfaced, and the Limits of Multiculturalism

Brownfaced, Blackfaced, and the Limits of Multiculturalism

by Girish Daswani To have a brownface is something of a fact for me. At least that’s what people (in North America) see when they speak to me, especially when negotiating public spaces. I am not seen as an individual with a nuanced spectrum of feelings or someone with valid reasons for speaking up against … Continue reading Brownfaced, Blackfaced, and the Limits of Multiculturalism