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Olo’oruko Mi: Legacy Ponderings of a Nigerian-but-Mostly-American

Photo: Julie Taiwo Oni America. In Black.America. In Black. is a weekly essay series that examines the myriad experiences of blackness in the United States.   I’d spent two years on this earth when I met my paternal grandmother Julianna Oni for the first—and last—time. As I was her sole olo’oruko mi—the only heir to be […]

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