August 28, 2020

I wrote this piece two years ago after the passing of Chadwick Boseman. Wakanda Forever debuts tomorrow, and as I get ready to go and see it, I keep thinking about Boseman’s impact and legacy along with the confluence of history surroudning August 28, 2020.

On Saturday August 29, 2020, I awoke and checked my phone. The notification from one of the news services told me that Chadwick Boseman had passes away of cancer at the age of 43…

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Matthew Teutsch

Here, you will find reflections on African American, American, and Southern Literature, American popular culture and politics, and pedagogy.