Riverboy: "The Mask", A Poem by Lewis MacAdams | KCET
Riverboy: "The Mask", A Poem by Lewis MacAdams
Lewis MacAdams - Riverboy: "The Mask"
The above slideshow was featured in the Los Angeles River neighborhood installment and highlights the islands along the river. Lewis MacAdams is a river activist and poet, and was interviewed by Departures. He is co-founder of river advocacy group Friends of the Los Angeles River.
A Q&A will immediately follow the screening with Oscar-winning cinematographer Roger Deakins.
During the late 19th and early 20th century, many mass-produced black dolls were stereotypical, caricature-like and expressed racist undertones. Shindana Toys helped change the paradigm, irrevocably changing the toy industry today.
On November 24, 1965, the Louis Smith and Robert Hall launched an organization called Operation Bootstrap. The organization emphasized the importance of black entrepreneurship and used its business initiatives to shift public perception of black identity.
The Yurok people care for all of their family members, and their kin — including condors and salmon — reciprocate the care.
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