Brian Lewis : Representation

Reading the poem “What Shall I Tell my Children who are Black?” by Margaret Burroughs, Brian Lewis describes what it means to him and how it has become part of his practice. “What shall I tell my children who are black Of what it means to be a captive in this dark skin?” What Shall […]

Brian Lewis : Representation (& youth media)

Brian Lewis talks about making a “documentary” with youth in the TRACE program and the process of creating something in a form which is authentic to the youth voice and exposing the young people involved to the rigor of artistic process.   “The piece isn’t done, we did it for 6 weeks and we did […]