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‘Founded out of resistance’: Brown’s oldest Black fraternity celebrates 100 years

The Brown Daily Herald 26 Feb 2021
Originally, a step show wasn’t intended for public display; it was a means for brothers to show spirit among themselves.” Elmore added that these step dances date back to African tribes, and that brothers would often wear eyeliner or eyeshadow “because it represents tribal face painting.” Brown University.

Oakland group, Red Bull support Black muralists, businesses

East Bay Times 09 Feb 2021
Oakland has a new brew ... (photo courtesy of Joshua Kennedy) ... (photo courtesy of Joshua Kennedy) ... One hand washes the other ... “You see African tribal dance, hip hop, krumping and threads that connect African diaspora dance forms,” says Wolfe-Goldsmith. “The clothing transitions in the center when she has one tribal hoop earring and one with modern styling.
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