in touch with the deep-grown roots
of the fertile land
she be my first love."
About the Author
Ima Ebong received her MA in art history from Brown University and served as exhibition coordinator at the Museum for African Art, New York, whe she cocurated several exhibitions including the groundbreaking Africa Explores: 20th Century African Art. She is the contributor to Reading the Contemporary: African Art from Theory to the Marketplace.
A'Lelia Bundles, the great-great-granddaughter of haircare mogul Madame C.J. Walker, is the author of On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madame C.J. Walker.