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ARTICLES & ESSAYS
A Presence of the Past: My work as a storyteller in the artist book medium (2010)

Reading Dick and Jane With Me (2009)

It Wasn’t Little Rock (2009)

Mine was a Crooked Path – Skowhegan Notes (2009)

Picturing Us Together

It Wasn't Little Rock

Making Artist's Books

The Site of Transition from Female to Male

In so Many Words

Reliving My Mother's Struggle

The Plaintiff Speaks

Witness to Dissent

Women of Color

Taking the Private Public

American Black Student

Nuclear Food

COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS
Women's Studio Workshop Collaboration

Coast to Coast


Malcolm X (EHM)

Collaborative Sketchbook

Conversations at the Table

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Malcolm X

The installation, EHM (El Hajj Malik) was commissioned by the Walker Art Center for the exhibition, "Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon". El Hajj Malik El Shabazz, aka Malcolm Little, was most famously known as Malcolm X. Together with artist Carole Byard, Sligh conceived a series of interior spaces that encouraged meditation on the representation of Malcolm X by the mainstream media.

"Malcolm X: Man, Ideal, Icon" was curated by Kellie Jones for the Walker Art Center, where it debuted December 12, 1992 - April 4, 1993. It then traveled to the Valentine Museum, Richmond, Virginia, 1993, the ICA Boston [July 14 - October 17, 1993], the Detroit Institute of Arts [December 5, 1993 - February 27, 1994], the Anacostia Museum in Washington, D.C. [April 1 - June 1, 1994], the Nexus Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta [June 26 - August 15, 1994], and the Yerba Buena Center for Contemporary Art, San Francisco [September 4 - October 15, 1994].

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