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St. Vincent and the Grenadines: “good hair”

Categories: Caribbean, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Ethnicity & Race, Ideas, Women & Gender

“If you are black, female from a post-colonial space you will have had this discussion at some point in your life.” Empath considers [1] the ever-knotty question of what it means for black women to have “good hair”. “My locks … constitute a very important part of my identity and I have often had to defend them.”