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A Descendant of Madam C.J. Walker Speaks on the ‘Self Made’ Controversy

What lines should be drawn between fact and fiction of a Black historical figure?

Photo: Que Duong

WWhen I first learned that Netflix was turning On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker by A’Lelia Bundles into a four-part series, I was thrilled. Not only was the anticipation of an…

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Dennis Norris II

Dennis Norris II

MacDowell Fellow. Tin House Scholar. Co-host of the podcast Food 4 Thot. Brooklyn. They/Them. Twitter: @theearldenden IG: @dennisearlii

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