Toward Supreme Love in Self – (This Is an Endarkened, Feminist, New Literacies Event)
endarkened: enlivened at the intersections of studies in blackness and spirituality
feminist: embodying a critical and creative womanist/feminist femininity that focuses on equity, fairness, inclusiveness, and uncommon regard for the REALITIES, knowledge, and ways of being that flourish among girls and women
knowledge: conceptions of what it is we recognize, discern, and know as, and beyond, accepted reason
new literacies event: a document, performance, or artifact resulting from iterations of various talk and writing
place of the flesh/body: a concrete and sensuous place in the Spectrum of Personhood; a vast, intensely responsive terrain that is sensuous, yet can seem senseless…revealing what is perceived in the place of the soul; this place seeks and longs for taste, touch, smell, sound, and sight as tools for connection, communion, and meaning making; it provides instantaneous signification of desire and terror; a great lodge of memory; a place that relies heavily on what is attainable by the intelligences; it is instinctual, base, and bearing little language; located at the bottom of the Spectrum, ensconced in darkness, secrets, ever cloaking, and reaching downward/anchored in silence or moans, groans, and guttural utterings, wails, screams, and bindings ← 549 | 550 →
place of the soul: an active and (r)evolutionary place in the Spectrum of Personhood; an unwieldy wilderness; this is a place bearing thoughts, feelings, memories, voices, stories, and sensualities; located at the center of the Spectrum of Personhood; houses thoughts/emotions/ imaginations; ascribes meaning; performs...