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  1. Well said, Howard. Thank you for writing this. I listened to this on audiobook. Coates himself reads it, and I strongly recommend it to anyone interested in learning more.

    1. Thanks, Sonya. We actually listened to it with a group of Dordt students and staff over dinner in west commons. It was excellent.

  2. Brilliant. Thank you for writing this. For those looking for a different and equally powerful angle on afro-pessimism, I would highly recommend K. Aarons seminal essay “No Selves To Abolish: Afropessimism, Anti-Politics and the End of the World.”

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