Recent Work By Ed Makowski

Fifty years ago
television viewers
were allowed only
Elvis Presley’s face
his hips
the music of Black People

Today, at the
Young Men’s Christian Association
Women in lines
wearing tight clothing

stood, gyrating
all their

hips, thighs,
buttocks, breasts,
sphincter muscles kegels
and labia minora

in rhythm
to music made by
Actual Black People