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#AsWeAre A blog series featuring Kuumba Lynx  AS I AM Creatives     Feature: Assata Lewis Interviewer: Ava Jackson   How would you describe the AS I AM program? I actually think—I never had an experience or seen this anywhere else. it’s like they’re giving you these opportunities, giving you […]

#AsWeAre (An As I Am Blog Series)-Assata X


#AsWeAre A blog series featuring Kuumba Lynx  AS I AM Creatives       Feature: Marshan “Shan Tha Mac” Hall (@shanthamac_) Interviewer: Ava Jackson AS I AM is a new initiative for 18+ supporting opportunities that further a participant’s professional and artistic development.  This blog series will highlight members of […]

#AsWeAre (An As I Am Blog Series)-Shan Tha Mac


#AsWeAre A blog series featuring Kuumba Lynx AS I AM Creatives       Feature: Boluwatife Ojetunde (@melaninmonbo) Interviewer: Ava Jackson This blog series is an opportunity to get to know some of the youth engaging with AS I AM. The AS I AM initiative supports 18+ year creatives in […]

#AsWeAre (An As I Am Blog Series)-Boluwatife



    Feature: Tatiana Serrato (@cupofsweettee) Interviewer: Ava   #AsWeAre is Kuumba Lynx’s new blog series to chronicle our Core Creatives and catch you all up on the work they are doing around the world. AS I AM is a new initiative in Kuumba Lynx specifically working with 18-25 year […]

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WHO: DW McCraven SHOW: Fb: Buoyancy (A Hip Hop Theater Works) DW McCraven uncovers the ways in which intersectionality has shaped their relationships with the world as a queer and darker complected brown person. Fb: Buoyancy creates a space for the audience to viscerally engage with the common misconceptions of […]

Great Conversation with Presenter DW McCraven



WHO: Myriha Burton SHOW: FAILING WITH AND “A” is a glimpse of the difficulties of attending a predominately white institution as a person of color from the inner city. It explores topics such as survivor’s guilt, questioning of religion and faith, and the goodness and evils of what is considered […]

Chatting It up w/Myriha Burton


WHO: Leslie Lissaint, An extremely well versed and learned artist who has decided this was the year to finally express her artistry live and in person on a stage. SHOW: THIS IS HOW WE HEAL, A ground-breaking one woman show she combines spoken word poetry, contemporary movement and sound as […]

Chatting It Up w/Presenter Leslie Lissaint