The Black Artist’s Dilemma

How Spike Lee’s ‘She’s Gotta Have It’ highlights the relationship between black responsibility and artistry.

Kui Mwai
Kui Mwai
Apr 27, 2020 · 4 min read
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As black artists, we have the unique responsibility to both interpret the world as we know it and use our platform to visualize the black experience. Adhering to this standard can be extremely difficult- the needs of the community do not…