Mourning the African cultures I never got to experience while watching “Black Panther”
This essay contains spoilers about “Black Panther.”
I have finally been to Wakanda.
After watching movie trailers on repeat and drooling over every melanin-drenched cast member of Black Panther, I finally saw the film during opening weekend — and it was a cultural experience. It was a damn near spiritual experience to be surrounded by all shades of Black in a theater full of afros...