I Danced at USF! Photos from My First Performance in San Francisco

Last weekend I performed Ehye Mu, a story about the thoughts and memories of the enslaved Africans on the ship during the Atlantic Slave Trade. “It’s been a thoughtful collaborative process creating Ehyen Mu (In the Ship) with this dope team. Congolese, Zimbabwean, Djembe, Afro-Haitian, poetry… we brought what we knew and opened up to…

What Gives You Life? For Me, It’s Dance

We all have something that brings us life. For me, that is dance. Specifically Afro-cultural dance. I began dancing about 3 years ago when my cultural anthropology professor invited me to a “drum circle”. I had been to one before at Venice beach and expected the same high and wild movements to the slightly askew…