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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Genesis - More Fool Me

on Jan 20, 2017

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Hello everyone, I'm Zambi the Tiger and on the 28th of July I'm going out with Becky and a great team of people to help bring a smile and some hope to children and widows who live in Zambia which is one one of the poorest areas in the world!!We...

Sally O’Brien and Georgina MooreTWO FRIENDS ‘STEP UP’ TO PROVIDE INNOVATIVE DANCE CLASSESTwo long-term friends are stepping outside of their usual roles to run innovative dance classes in North Lancashire.Georgina Moore, an accountant, and Sall...

I'm thrilled to see Sterling K Brown in This Is US on Channel 4 as I felt a bit in love with him in his role as Christopher Darden in The People v OJ Simpson. This Is US  can be a little schmaltzy but it just stops short of being icky.I think I'...

The Game channels Dandy Blue Jim minstrelsy vibes here. Absolutely love the song, 'Hate It or Love It' by The Game. I was introduced to The Game when I was mentoring young offenders at HMP YOI Lancaster Farms around 10 years ago.  I happened to...

I had the pleasure of interviewing John Kirby, erstwhile drummer of tribute band Genesish, the other day. (He sang lead vocals too).The interview was for a press release about a new venture that he is involved in rather than about his time with the t...

I promised you a follow up post on my favourite song of all time, 'There Was a Time',  by Guns and Roses. I have moved house since that last 'essay' and had a lot to contend with. T.W.A.T.  relates very much to the house I have left - it is...