Posts filed under ‘Across the Divide’

9-5-11: Across the Divide — Eddie Bartee

“No, you got my job”

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8-26-11: Across the Divide: Ashley Minner

Cultural confusion in Fells Point, as a Native American treads the shifting line between black, white, and brown.

Continue Reading August 26, 2011 at 8:00 am Leave a comment

9-3-10: Across the Divide: Dinner at Whitey’s

Joyce Scott on using and misusing humor to talk about race.

Continue Reading September 2, 2010 at 5:25 pm 1 comment

9-1-10: Across the Divide: “There Was a Coldness That Happened”

In April 1969, the Youth Rally for Decency was meant to fill Memorial Stadium with wholesome young people sending a message of hope. We talk to someone who was there when it turned into a riot.

Continue Reading September 1, 2010 at 5:25 pm Leave a comment

8-31-10: Across the Divide: Ashley Minner

Cultural confusion in Fells Point, as a Native American treads the shifting line between black, white, and brown.

Continue Reading August 31, 2010 at 7:36 am 1 comment

2-10-10: Across the Divide: Dinner at Whitey’s

Joyce Scott on using and misusing humor to talk about race.

Continue Reading February 9, 2010 at 6:43 pm Leave a comment

2-5-10: Across the Divide: Laura Lippman

The Baltimore author on being both in the majority and the minority.

Continue Reading February 4, 2010 at 4:27 pm 1 comment

1-15-10: Not Black, Not White, Not Latino. Native American.

Ashley Minner talks about being a 26-year-old Native American in Baltimore.

Continue Reading January 14, 2010 at 8:18 pm Leave a comment

11-30-09: Across the Divide: Black and Blacker

Antonio Johnson on the divide between black and white, and the one between lighter-skinned and darker-skinned black.

Continue Reading November 29, 2009 at 4:15 pm Leave a comment

11-2-09 Across the Divide

“There Was a Coldness That Happened”

Continue Reading November 2, 2009 at 7:49 pm 1 comment

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