'Twas the Week After Christmas

'Twas the Week After Christmas

'Twas the Week After Christmas

Previously published Slate articles made new.
Dec. 30 1998 3:30 AM

'Twas the Week After Christmas

Dec. 26 marked the first day of Kwanzaa, an African-American holiday that runs through Jan. 1. Two years ago in Slate, Carol Beach explained the origin and meaning of the holiday.