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Go West Young Man

Keith Piper
1996
3.20 mins

Go West Young Man

Like the subject of their worst fears
And the object of their best fantasies
Both asset and liability
Like everything to them
But human…

A Black father and son discuss the ways in which popular myths have shaped their everyday experiences. Go West Young Man, created on an Amiga home computer, parallels their dialogue with a montage of historical moments that have influenced Western perceptions of black masculinity.

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