The Illinois Humanities Council (ICH) has commissioned a number of people - from the arts, media and academia - to share their thoughts on the cultural swirl around New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin.
When I did a online search of Jeremy Lin this morning, many of the headlines that popped up were pronouncing an end to the so-called "Linsanity" - that would be the media and cultural frenzy set off by the NY Knicks point guard and his outstanding performance.Lin is the basketball player who alleged
Listen to the Top 3 Things You Should Know Before Attending a Bulls Game on The Afternoon Shift. I was fortunate enough to attend last night’s Bulls game against the Milwaukee Bucks— the word fortune being key because that’s how much it costs to take in a ball game nowadays.
The Garifuna are Afro-descendant people who primarily live along the Caribbean coast in Central America. Miram Miranda is of Garifuna descent and the general coordinator of the National Black Fraternal Organization of Honduras.