Posts tagged "strange fruit"

Strange Fruit PR To Pick New Name After Being Told (Again) That Their Current One Refers To The Bodies Of Lynched Black People

Google the term “Strange Fruit” and the first result is the Wikipedia page for the infamous Billie Holiday song, originally written as a poem by Abel Meeropol, about the lynching…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 7, 2014 - 1:10 pm

Get Your Banana Situation Laced Up Tight

This laced up banana is part of an art project from artist Sarah Illenberger, and is part of her “Strange Fruit” series. Obviously this banana’s been altered, but it still…

Julie Gerstein | January 21, 2013 - 9:20 am