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The African Renaissance Monument in Senegal, larger that the Eiffel tower and the statue of liberty .. Things you don’t see in mainstream media.  @KrystVegaNeteru

This is beautiful.

I think this picture better illustrates the size of that monument.

I never even knew this existed this makes me so happy to find out about it

Argh, I seriously wish there was more on African Art movements in Art/Art History books. This monument was made back in 2006 for crying out loud! There’s so much that the art-historian in me is burning to say about this…But short story shorter, the movement known as African Renaissance is a relatively modern and multi-faceted concept, starting around the mid-20th century, even though more often than not it takes up such a small section of the so-called “Non-Western” classes at uni. Just the fact that we still treat the name of the class with such an Otherness mentality is so absurd and more than maddening, but there you have it folks. Sigh.

"Young men need to be socialized in such a way that rape is as unthinkable to them as cannibalism."

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Dream House - Isle Of Skye, Scotland - May 2014



best thing I’ve ever read


holy shit



tfw you wanna get young but you’re just getting older and you had a fun summer but it’s suddenly colder…..

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This is to say nothing against afternoons, evenings or even midnight. Each has its portion of the spectacular. But dawn — dawn is a gift. Much is revealed about a person about his or her passion, or indifference, to this opening of the door of day. No one who loves dawn, and is abroad to see it, could be a stranger to me.

Mary Oliver, from Long Life: Essays And Other Writings (Da Capo Press, 2005)

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[…] how I still, sometimes, crave understanding.

Mary Oliver, from Long Life: Essays And Other Writings (Da Capo Press, 2005)

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