Claiming the “black nerd” identity is a difficult journey, but I have had some great guides along the way.
For the first installment of C-41, I spoke with Kim Hoyos about her new project, The Light Leaks. Kim is a filmmaker and Rutgers University student, studying journalism and media studies.
James Van Der Zee was a prominent photographer during the Harlem Renaissance who captured various aspects of black life, highlighting families, black leaders, and celebrities. Join me as I highlight James and other black photographers throughout Black History Month.