How Sarah Baartman’s Hips Moved from a Symbol of Exploitation

By Rokeshia Renne Ashley, Florida International University In “BLACK EFFECT,” A track from Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s 2018 joint album “EVERYTHING IS LOVE,” Beyoncé describes a perfect Black female form: Stunt with your curls, your lips, Sarah Baartman hips Gotta hop into my jeans like I hop into my whip, yeah The celebration of Sarah Baartman’s …