Universal Studios of riot
interspersed with whites holding
guns and carrying
people away. Troops Patrol L.A.: Damage
Heavy in Coast Riots
the music some kind of
lends a sinister quality to the rainbow glimmer
around the figures (was there something happening in the ’80s
the same stance
in footage, footage
showing race there’s a pseudo-
feeling maybe a critique of of
narrative or historicism in general?
Material in this poem is sourced from Black Celebration.