Dazzle Dance Recital 2023

 


Much of African-American culture is rooted in southern traditions and flair that were developed in the late 1800s and 1900s in the deep south during and after slavery. Of the many things created during that time, I have always had a fascination with Juke Joints. Aside from churches, Juke Joints served as another meeting place for African-Americans to gather and shake off the restrictions life presented. Most of all, Juke Joints birthed talent and opportunity for many. The Juke Joint represents the vitality of Blackness. It reflects true artistic expression and creativity that regenerates time...



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