Kinship as a Catalyst for Social Activism & Community

In September, I had the extreme opportunity to present at the 2019 Black Communities Conference with my sister Ashley Drakeford and my cousin Kyle Reeder on The Dinner Table at Canterbury Court: Kinship as a Catalyst for Social Activism & Community. The session focuses on our dinner conversations and our work in organizing around foodContinue reading “Kinship as a Catalyst for Social Activism & Community”

Take Me to the Go-Gos

If you’ve sat in a conversation with me for more than 30-minutes, at some point I’ve probably drifted into some ideas of afro-futurism; black people planning their future and preserving their history as radical acts of time-travel and time reclamation. As a practical matter. I constantly wrestle with how we ENSURE spaces for black peopleContinue reading “Take Me to the Go-Gos”