Stephen Burks’s Roping Stool, a collaboration with Dedar Milano, allies artisanal craftsmanship, raw materials, and modern manufacturing.Read More
A monthly video series exploring moments from history and social issues of today.
The Struggle for Equality
African American women have always been part of the African American struggle for equality. Learn how early freedom fighters like Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, and Anna Julia Cooper fought against multiple oppressions. Scholar Kimberlé Crenshaw explains how the intersections of these oppressions manifest today in the term she coined, "intersectionality." Watch More
Powerful moments in African American history, culture, and community.
Seeing Black Women in Power: Politics, Language, Power, and Image
Photography and art of black women in the 1960s and 1970s created a new space of recognition. These images of black women presented an opportunity to celebrate and immortalize their contributions, while making clear the necessity of black women’s voices to movements for equality. Read More