Refract: An Open Access Visual Studies Journal
The Heat is On
- Author(s): Raengo, Alessandra
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.5070/R72145854
At one point in Kahlil Joseph’s two-screen installation BLKNWS (2018 – ongoing), African American poet June Jordan recites her “Song of the Law Abiding Citizen.” Strategicallyunderstated and delivered with deadpan irony, the poem begins by quickly accumulating momentum.