Bani Amor

Bani Amor is a queer travel writer from Brooklyn by way of Ecuador who works to decolonize travel culture. Follow them on Twitter @bani_amor.
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Ecuador
I want to visit every single country in the Caribbean, Central and South America
Americans Abroad by Against Me!
Too many books

Cities

NYC Pride in Queer Queens

As a gender/queer Latinx kid, Jackson Heights was my West Village, my Castro.

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Bani Amor


Columns

Bookmarked: Nicole Dennis-Benn on the Toll of Tourism

On how tourism often synonymizes women’s bodies with the lands they’re on.

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Bani Amor


Stories

What Is Travel Safety for Women of Color in a Racist, Sexist World?

Travel culture must do better for us all.

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Bani Amor


Columns

Bookmarked: Writing as a Diasporan with Noo Saro-Wiwa

On the Otherness of touring and demystifying Nigeria.

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Bani Amor


Cities

Five Black-Owned Restaurants in Crown Heights, Brooklyn

Show up with your dollars to support these eateries

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Bani Amor


Stories

Bookmarked: Elaine Lee Has Been Goin’

The author reflects on 'Go Girl!: The Black Woman’s Book of Travel & Adventure,' 20 years later.

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Bani Amor


Columns

Bookmarked: Farzana Doctor on the Realities of Resort Life

Author of the novel "All Inclusive" tells readers what happens beyond palm trees & margaritas.

Bani Amor

Bani Amor


Columns

Bookmarked: Paula Young Lee is Game For Anything

Author of Deer Hunting in Paris, a travel memoir about going 'nowhere.'

Bani Amor

Bani Amor


Stories

Five Black-Owned Restaurants in Crown Heights, Brooklyn

Show up with your dollars to support these eateries

Bani Amor

Bani Amor


Columns

Bookmarked: Carolyn Finney on Layers of Land & Earth

Author of "Black Faces, White Spaces" looks at the historical relationship Black people and nature in the US.

Bani Amor

Bani Amor


Columns

Bookmarked: Beyond Travel Tropes with Faith Adiele

On the vital work of our stories.

Bani Amor

Bani Amor


Columns

Bookmarked: Shailja Patel on How the Empire Travels Back

Exploring migrant narratives in new forms.

Bani Amor

Bani Amor


Columns

Bookmarked: Nia Hampton on Buying a Ticket & Just Going

Hampton creates poetry, prayer, and prose in Cicatrizes.

Bani Amor

Bani Amor