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Gumbs’s Coal: Black Matter Oracle (The Black Scholar, Vol 47, No. 3, 2017) #BlackCodeStudies #BlackMatterOracle

Gumbs, Alexis Pauline. “Coal: Black Matter Oracle.” Black Code: Special Issue of The Black Scholar, Edited by Jessica Marie Johnson and Mark Anthony Neal 47, no. 3 (July 3, 2017): 3–7.

“Binary Coal, a poetic experiential oracle, based on an alphabetically organized presentation of the text and context of Audre Lorde’s “Coal,” offers a non-binary space for processing the complexity of this moment when blackness operates digitally both as a resource and as a circumscribed and violable form of being….”

Read: Coal: Black Matter Oracle: The Black Scholar: Vol 47, No 3