Am I scary For you? Minstrelsy, Metamorphosis and Michael Jackson

Blog URL:http://amiscaryforyou-michaeljackson.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:Michael Jackson, performance, art, minstrelsy, pop culture, The Jacksons, Lancaster University, race, Taraborrelli
Country:United Kingdom
State/Province:Lancashire

Postings on the inspirations and influences on Michael Jackson's life and work, exploring transformation, beauty, gender, the Gothic, minstrelsy, and whatever happens along. The thinking person's Michael Jackson-related website.



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