Donna Kay Cindy Kakonge Advisor: Dr. Martin Allor Committee member: Dr. Kim Sawchuk Outside Examiner: Dr. Lorna Roth August 12, 1999 Afro Forever Table of Contents Intro – 3 Black Hair Framework – 5 Process Prologue – History and Development Salon Utopia – 19 Methodology – 27 Newsgroup Inviting Conversation – 30 History of Hair … Continue reading Afro Forever: Research Paper on Salon Utopia for the M.A. in Media Studies at Concordia University
What Happened to the Afro? Afro Forever Research Paper Intro Transformation In Loree’s Beauty Shop hot combs sizzled against wet oily scalps branding grown woman fantasies into tender young heads. Thick busy afros became long glossy black curls transforming natural Black queens into commercial mahogany princesses (Boyd, 14). This poem by Julia Boyd from In … Continue reading Excerpt from What Happened to the Afro?