We remember Man Friday.
thing that ever happened
the white man coming across gun powder.
—the end of the world | the beginning of white supremacy
—Nayyirah Waheed, Salt
‘Friday’, the brown-skinned young man who Robinson Crusoe rescued from slaughter—the famous Robinson Crusoe in Daniel Defoe’s novel, that is—the white man stranded on an island near Trinidad for 28 years...