Cover Photo: Underground Recap | Episode 1.07: Cradle
Underground Recap | Episode 1.07: Cradle

"Oh Lord, Pray, Sinner, Come"

The Cultural Reverberations of WGN's Underground

Originally featured on | 28 April 2016


The McIntosh County Shouters of Georgia perform a ring shout

Ernestine (Amirah Vann) and Sam (Johnny Ray Gill) prepare James (Maceo Smedley) to enter the fields.

Sam (Johnny Ray Gill) advising little brother James (Maceo Smedley).

Next review: Episode "Grave"

Kelisha Graves is a scholar of Africana Studies, her work focuses on African American intellectual history, African American philosophy and the philosophy of education. She  also writes on black film. You can follow her on Twitter at @KelishaGraves