Cultural Worker, Not A “Creative”

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

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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

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African/African Diaspora studies. Artist. Writer. Educator? Organizing outcasts who likes Outkast and fried chicken. https://devynspringer.journoportfolio.com

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