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Human Parts

Nightmare Fuel

The Knowing

“Some people think knowing is power. But Mama doesn’t feel that way, not at all. A curse, she calls it.”

Illustration: Zoe Van Dijk

OOur teacher said one day that knowledge is power, and I had to raise my hand, even though I don’t like to; I like to sit and be quiet and watch people and wait for lunchtime. But I had to ask him if he was sure about…

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Tananarive Due

Tananarive Due

Tananarive Due is an Executive Producer on Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror. The novelist and screenwriter teaches Black Horror and Afrofuturism at UCLA.