June 2021 – Nerdist – A Brief History of Black Queer Representation in Cinema
Starting with the 80s, I look at the difference between the Black straight gaze and the Black queer gaze and how we’re presented in Black movies. I don’t touch on TV or music. That’s a dissertation worth of material and Nerdist has a word limit. Read it HERE.
March 2021 – Nerdist – We Need More Military Representation For Black Women In Media
For Women’s History Month, I wanted to draw on my experiences as a military kid. Growing up on Air Force Bases, I saw so many women serve in uniform. Some of my best friends’ moms were enlisted and officers, but their stories are too often left off screen. In this article, I highlight just a … Continue reading March 2021 – Nerdist – We Need More Military Representation For Black Women In Media