Yagazie Emezi

DEDICATED TO THE CULTURAL PRESERVATION OF THE AFRICAN AESTHETIC.

Cultural Anthropologist & Africanist
Artist

None of the images posted here belong to me unless stated otherwise.

"The Bronx Riviera -Wayne Lawrence is a St.Kitts born documentary fine art photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. His work represents a visual diary of his life’s journey and focuses on his relationship to communities otherwise overlooked by mainstream media.”

The Bronx Riviera

aspirin

a job

men

And you know I’m not joking.

Just updated my phone and using Siri for the first time ever.

Guys.

I’m never making friends ever again. 

Your hair is amazing! What nationality are you?
yagazieemezi yagazieemezi Said:

NIGERIAN!!!! 

Asker Anonymous Asks:
lol funny but not creepy & i love you ,doesnt it count
yagazieemezi yagazieemezi Said:

It does.

Even in my dreams I creep. Dreamt last night that I was took a butt picture of a man while he showered and the picture became tumblr famous.

I’m so worried that no man will ever love me because I’m so creepy.

I demand unconditional love and complete freedom. That is why I am terrible.
Tomaž Šalamun (via larmoyante)

Quick Skype sesh with gorge @issarae of Awkward Black Girl. Can you see my tiny excited head lol

I REFUSE! I will not partake in this 2 year old drama! Jesus BIND AND CAST this away from my life!!!

Goodness know what I was in the middle of doing.

Photographer Peter Hapak, documented these updos that were featured in the African-American hair design show in Detroit’s Hump the Grinder’s Hair Wars started in 1985 by deejay David Humphries.

1959, Harlem, NY– Black Harlem Motorcycle Club – by  Norman Parkinson 

1959, Harlem, NY– Black Harlem Motorcycle Club – by  Norman Parkinson