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[Saturday Reads] #DecolonizeBookshelves2022 – Tragic Humor in Paul Beatty’s “The Sellout”

“That’s the problem with history, we like to think it’s a book – that we can turn the page and move the fuck on. But history isn’t the paper it’s printed on. It’s memory, and memory is time, emotions, and song. History is the things that stay with you.” – Paul Beatty.

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[#DecolonizeBookshelves2022] Our Sister Killjoy from Ghana

“My Brother, if we are not careful, we would burn out our brawn and brains trying to prove what you describe as ‘our worth’ and we won’t get a flicker of recognition from those cold blue eyes. And anyway, who are they?” – Ama Ata Aidoo.