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Stagger Lee and the ‘Erasure’ of Middle-Class African Americans

What better time than Black History Month to talk about Jeffrey Wright’s hit movie ‘American Fiction’ and the very bad nigga at the center of the story.

Andrew Jazprose Hill
Momentum
Published in
6 min readFeb 5, 2024

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Photo of Actor Jeffrey Wright with a concerned look on his face and speaking into a microphone taken by Gage Skidmore via Wikemedia Commons.
Photo of Actor Jeffrey Wright by Gage Skidmore via Wikimedia Commons

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Andrew Jazprose Hill
Momentum

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