it's about the hair

afroboomer

Dixie Peach
Dixie Peach Classic Varnette Honeywood, capturing our mothers while she straightened out our kitchens. BIG WiNK. You know what that means, right?
Harlem Protest
Harlem Protest Having the right wherewithall, an ride to ditch the straightening comb and perm.
The Many Ways
The Many Ways ...our hair is described.
9/1/72
9/1/72 I had all my sisters with me.
Self Portrait
Self Portrait Circa 1969
Pickin'
Pickin' Lauren Kelly’s Afro picks pic was part Newark Museum's “Posing Beauty: African American Images From the 1890s to the Present, curated by Deborah Willis.
 
 

GALLERY


A few preliminary images....