Amani Bin Shikhan

Amani Bin Shikhan

Freelance writer.

Toronto-based. Interested in cultures, structures, people and diaspora.

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The Legacy of the Gilmore Girls

Gilmore Girls was then what it is to me now; a show of fast-talking, quick-thinking, complicated white women that served as a straightedge escape from my own life. They still do, often in the depths of the night, more than ten years later.

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I Love You, I Love You, You Lookin’ Holy Like Mama: On Chance and Choosing Faith

Chance found love. Chance found his stride. Chance is back home, and by her grace and His grace, allows us to listen to a snapshot of his first love’s soundscape, Chicago’s south side.