Out of their place. Out of their depth. Out of their minds. Composer and researcher George Lewis has lost track of the times he’s heard those tropes lobbed, implicitly or explicitly, at Black composers of classical music. These artists, he argues, too often slip through the cracks in academic and cultural discourse: They’re shunted to […]
The veteran fantasy filmmaker tells the story of a virtual-reality artist much like himself.
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“Rising Up”: Muralist Hale Woodruff’s scenes of black history take a northern tour.