March 2019

W.E.B. Du Bois Goes to Japan

In 1936, the Japanese ambassador arranged a trip to Japan for American writer, sociologist and civil rights activist W.E.B. Du Bois. During this trip, Du Bois t... Read More...

A Blerd Lost in Japan

Blerd (Black nerd/geek) culture has always been a part of my life. While most of my knowledge of Blerd culture was through my own curiosity, my dad was a Blerd ... Read More...