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Milaun Murry's Blog

February 5, 2019

I have learned two major things preparing for this month’s exploration of African American culture. A.) Sneaker culture is a rapidly growing underground movement of artists and art enthusiasts B.) Food, soul food in particular for this month, is blanketed in a rich history that is just as beautiful as the dishes that were created. I have learned about the domination of Chuck Taylors on the court before the introduction of an array of diverse sneakers (Topstar, Puma Clyde and of course the Air Jordan), the phenomenal impact that Michael Jordan had on the industry and black culture, and the...