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Representation (System of…)

…“the relation between ‘things’, concepts and signs lies at the heart of the production of meaning in language. The process which links these three elements together is what we call ‘representation’.” 
—Stuart Hall

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Institutional Racism

When People Say “Black” Instead of “African-American”

“By significant margins, white participants believed that the black applicant was lower status, with less education and less annual income than the African-American applicant.

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Timeline of Huey Remixed

Huey Remixed 2013: Jennifer Moon

Jennifer Moon, There Is Nothing Left but Freedom, detail of You Can Kill My Body, but You Can’t Kill My Soul, 2013

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Timeline of Huey Remixed

Huey Remixed 2004: Sam Durant

Sam Durant - Proposal for Monument to Huey Newton at Alameda County Courthouse, Oakland, CA., 2004

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Timeline of Huey Remixed

Huey Remixed 1979: Uncle Jam

Uncle Jam Wants You, cover photo (by Diem M. Jones) and artwork (by Pedro Bell), 1979

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Timeline of Huey Remixed

Huey Remixed 1967: the Poster of Huey P. Newton in a Rattan Chair

Rights and Reproductions The Bancroft Library University of California Berkeley, CA 94720-6000

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