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The Heart and Hurt of Beauty

Rosemary Onyango


We have parted company with the citadel of our bodies
By casting melanin out of our skin...


skin bleaching; poetic reflections; Women of African Descent; Beauty

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JENdA: A Journal of Culture and African Women Studies. ISSN: 1530-5686 (online).
Editors: Nkiru Nzegwu; Book Editor: Mary Dillard.

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