The Movement by Gael Reagon

The Movement

migrare move shift evolve

conspirare breathe together co-conspire live

Where to start. With a story about the street. Any street in any city in the solar system as known.

We’ll walk Long Street, the one in the Mother City. Cape of Good Hope: south of South. Enclave

and alpha of the Atshuomato clan whose forbear surfed the seas from the Island out of first

captivity. Our ancestral spirits stretching from the Waterfront docks to Cape Point, ranging up and

down Huri!axa [Hoerikwagga, Table Mountain], swirling in the confluence of the rapids Indian and

Atlantic. Here I walk apex 21stC, urban nomad, and find: