Oct 23, 2018

7 min read

Cultural Worker, Not A “Creative”

I made the mistake of calling myself a “creative” for several years into my career.

Augusta Savage, “The Harp” (1939)

“Do I remain a revolutionary? Intellectually — without a doubt. But am I prepared to give my body to the struggle or even my comforts?… Comfort has come to be its own corruption.” — Lorraine Hansberry, Black playwright and writer