Tag: Franklin County

August 29, 2022

The Recorder – My Turn: Some Thoughts on Race and Identity

In her bestseller Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents, African-American author Isabel Wilkerson describes a conversation with a Nigerian-born playwright. “You know there are no black people in Africa,” the woman says, to Wilkerson’s surprise. ÔÇťAfricans are not black. They are Igbo, Yoruba, Ewe, Akan, […]