Month: April 2019

How an Article I Wrote Prompted Me to Write My Memoir Freaknik Lawyer

By Michael April 28, 2019 0

It has taken me 24 years to embrace the nickname “Freaknik Lawyer.” In the last decade of the 20th century, the term “Freaknik” held negative connotations for many in the Atlanta community.

No reputable professional person wanted to be associated with the Black College Spring Break Festival which rapidly became known as Freaknik. Sadly, the negative rap Freaknik received two decades ago lingers. read more