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Interview with Myra Greene published in My White Friends, Kehrer Verlag, 2012


From the interview:

“TS: What was the starting point of this project? Is it one you have long thought about doing or did something specific set it in motion?

MG: In previous projects, I made a lot of self-portraits and objects that related directly to my black body. Over time I struggled with the concept of commodified blackness and how an art object helps to promote that idea. But at the same time, I was having conversations with white people about how they digested that commodification…”


For more information or to order the book contact Myra Greene

http://www.myragreene.com/projects.html

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