Darius James is a writer and spoken-word performance artist. He is also the author of That's Blaxploitation: Roots of the Baadassssss 'Tude!!!!!!
; Voodoo Stew
; and Froggy Chocolate's Christmas Eve
. His writings have appeared in multiple publications, including the Village Voice
, and Spin
. He also co-wrote and narrated the 2013 film The United States of Hoodoo
. He lives in Connecticut.