There was a point in which they were the height of Black male desirability. Current versions of Black masculinity contain no notions of healing. As the direct opposite antithesis of this, one of the primary conceptions of Black masculinity is brute force in the absence of intelligence.
Because white boys will walk in there and order Escovitch fish, stew peas or bulla bread without flinching. Now, light skinned and mixed race men are emerging as overly-emotional.
Who are not emotionally switched on enough to live from a place of courage, with the resilience to risk vulnerability, with the humility and loyalty to stay trying when things go wrong; and so reduce women to parts only and live on a diet of pussy alone. The paradoxical reality of my belonging to that group is not lost on me. So arguably, mixed race men cannot access, and are not represented by either dominant discourse of masculinity. Perhaps Black of all shades , and Black mixed race men who fall outside of hegemonic masculinity, can and should be using that space to express a vision of maleness that feels healthy to you.
But how does our reading of that event change when we think about the British Jamaican community as hyper-vigilant of colour. Who else would have the right to say so? His face full of fear and bewilderment, and my heart sunk. As a social researcher this is so interesting to me.
Bell hooks says that feminism has created a space for Black women to articulate their ideas, feelings, experiences and needs. But jokes aside this society needs feeling and functioning Black men.
Maybe it is simply the legacy of Drake! Because white boys will walk in there and order Escovitch fish, stew peas or bulla bread without flinching.
Posted by: Tektilar | on October 2, 2012
This raises questions for me about how mixed race associations with Blackness develop. Bilal asks questions about what it means to be a mixed race or light skinned man relating with Black communities. Can I get an amen?
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