Venus: V


(continued)……. I really think that Sarah traveled to more than just France and England. For real. There are just too many « Hottentot » sculptures that coincidentally resemble likenesses of Sarah’s body. Artworks were also sculpted/made to resemble Sarah Baartman. References: Unfortunately, when I started this piece about « Venus » three years ago, it looked like I found a number of URL’s regarding Sarah Baartman. Well, I looked … Continuer de lire Venus: V

Venus: Part II


(continued)……Although her name was Sarah Baartman, her true given name remains a mystery. References: https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sarah_Baartman Unfortunately, like billions of other slaves, Sarah was exploited, overworked, overused, mistreated, and more. Although her name continues to pop up, the scant information that is out there about her seems to be more than downplayed to me. In fact, there seems to be such scant information about her, eventhough … Continuer de lire Venus: Part II