The Butterfly Blues

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Simpson Jr., R. (2021). The Butterfly Blues. Voices: A World Forum for Music Therapy, 21(1).


"The Butterfly Blues” explores a Black queer man’s journey towards owning his identity as a Black queer spiritual man. The piece highlights the detrimental impacts of living within a cis-heteronormative world. The performance traces the complex and weighted navigations of battling oppression, grappling with faith, and accepting self.

Copyright (c) 2021 Rodney Simpson, Jr.

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