Alabama. Deep South. A State closely linked to the Civil rights movement: Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott, The Birminghan Campaign (or 1963 Birmingham movement); Selma ..
Identity and discovery–at both the collective and personal levels–are themes in the forefront of Omar Victor Diop’s Project Diaspora. A journey through time, the photographic ser..
In 1961 when the police surprised her at the New York Airport while trying to bring Henry Miller’s banned book, Tropic of Cancer into the country, Dorothy Iannone was an American..
Stasia “Stas” Irons and Catherine “Cat” Harris, one a fearless rapper and the other a refined soul singer, make up the THEEsatisfaction: a new and multifaceted mutation of rap mu..
Every Paris Fashion Week ends up being known for some fleeting, viral, something-or-other. This year it was Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson working the runway as their Zoolander char..
There are a whole bunch of beautiful short movies that can be found on the Internet. To catch a dream is one of these, a real masterpiece from The Nest – a Kenyan multidisciplina..
You have probably been in this situation: you’re with a group of friends reminiscing about professional wrestling from the 80s and early 90s and suddenly you’re back, thinking ab..
Every time I watch a sci-fi, apocalyptic movie I wonder “why does always it happen in the States? Why does the entire movie start and end there? Where are the small European, Afr..
Grace Wales Bonner’s BA graduate collection transports you back to 1970s Lagos, even if you weren’t alive yet; it wraps you in pink mohair so soft you could sleep in it, but you’..
Who else could come up with the idea of selling his sneakers to increase his weekly allowance, making it on the Forbes 30 under 30 list? Chase Reed, a 16-year-old Harlem high sch..