FREE SHIPPING ON ORDERS OVER £50. FREE SHIPPING ON ORDERS OVER £50. ORDERS SHIP ON MONDAY AND THURSDAY.

My cart (0)

Call
+441315561866
Contact
hello@curiouserandcuriouser.com
Store info

OPENING HOURS:

Mon - Sat 10:00 - 18:00

Sun 11:00 - 17:00

Directions

93 Broughton Street

Edinburgh

EH1 3RZ

93 Broughton Street

Edinburgh

EH1 3RZ

OPENING HOURS:

Mon - Sat 10:00 - 18:00

Sun 11:00 - 17:00

Don't Touch My Hair

£9.99

From women's solidarity and friendship to forgotten African scholars and the dubious provenance of Kim Kardashian's braids, the scope of black hairstyling ranges from pop culture to cosmology, from prehistoric times to the (afro)futuristic. Uncovering sophisticated indigenous mathematical systems in black hairstyles, alongside styles that served as secret intelligence networks leading enslaved Africans to freedom, Don't Touch My Hair proves that far from being only hair, black hairstyling culture can be understood as an allegory for black oppression and, ultimately, liberation.

 

Details

- Paperback

- 256 Pages

- 198 x 129mm

Don't Touch My Hair My cart

View product details Don't Touch My Hair