Have institutions facing calls to decolonize forgotten that ‘to curate’ originally meant ‘to care for’?
An exhibition at the Black Cultural Archives, London, underlines the lasting importance of the self-taught photographer's work
The iconic armour is entering the permanent collection of the National Museum of African American History, and will go on show this autumn
Avengers: Infinity War confirms the domination of mass culture by the franchise: what ever happened to narrative closure?
The argument that ancestral connection offers a natural grasp of the complex histories and aesthetics of African art is profoundly misguided
What to read this weekend: in praise of the negative review, food and authenticity, and the desires of the Tory Brexiteers
The mythic time of comic-book narrative represents a fatal challenge to the film’s transcendent politics
What to read this weekend: Barbie vs Bratz; conspiracists's idealism and paranoia; and does Black Panther’s Afrofuturist spectacle deliver?
What to read this weekend: reflections on the canine; Ta-Nehisi Coates’s journey; and a secretive NYPD task force closing down music venues
With the arrival of the first superhero film to feature a black lead since 1998's Blade, a reading list on black comic-book culture
While the imaginative and aesthetic foundations of the original Black Panther remain, Coates has created a superhero and storyline for a new century
The aesthetics of Black Power