"Mirror, mirror on the wall
Tell me, mirror, what is wrong?
Can it be my De La clothes
Or is it just my De La song?”
Members of the Palestinian security forces take part in a training session in the West Bank city of Jericho. (Reuters)
This is such a boss pic.
If I had a posse- we would look like this.
“THE FRO IS MIGHTIER THAN THE SWORD
–Black Hairstyles as a Method of Non-Conformist Active Resistance”.
50 Shades of Black is seeking 20 people to be part of a new photo series!
You may submit photos of yourself OR if you are a professional photographer, images from your collection.
*Please include your name, your location, and any information that you’d like to share about how your hair is an expression of your identity. PLEASE include name and links to any photos taken by professional photographers.
Submit via Tumblr, Facebook, or Instagram (hashtag #fromighterthansword)
or email directly to carltonmackey(at)50shadesofblack(dot)com
This series is about highlighting the breadth of expressions of self-identity through hairstyles and its ability to simultaneously function as active, non-conformist resistance to narrow standards of beauty.
THE FRO IS MIGHTIER THAN THE SWORD –Black Hairstyles as a Method of Non-Conformist Active Resistance
Hair | Beauty | Expression | Resistance