ep. 103: Mags on Mags on Mags

Updated: Aug 26


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Theme song

HoodGrown by David-James

@davedashjames_

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Transition music

Nathan Peters

@mztrwlsn @mrwilsonbeats

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Whats the word with Von theme song

@IntlShow


TAG THE ARTIST:

Vanity Fair- Breonna Taylor by Amy Sherald

usatoday.com/story/entertainment/celebrities/2020/08/24/breonna-taylor-covers-vanity-fair-september-issue-striking-portrait/5625883002/

WSJ- Naomi Osaka by Micaiah Carter

September Mags 2020 issues

fashionista.com/2020/08/fashion-magazine-september-issues-covers-2020

Vogue- portrait by Kerry James Marshall

Vogue- Aurora James by Jordan Casteel

finance.yahoo.com/news/vogue-releases-two-september-issue-171627702.html

Aurora James-fighting for economic equity

@15percentpledge

15percentpledge.org/


FOR US BY US:


Comics in Color VIRTUAL SESSIONS

SEPT 12

Featuring: Sam Stevquoah,

Creator of Mill City's Finest

October 10

Featuring: Demitrius and Bryce Bullock

InchWorm and Daddy Longlegs

LADIES CON: September 9-13

Comics in Color will be producing a panel

"Black Stories Matter" Panelists: TBA

ladiescon.com

MICE: Every weekend in October

miceexpo.org

Check comicsincolor.org for more information!



WORD ON THE STREET:

City Hall is looking for artists to create a permanent artwork at the Adams Street public library

dorchester.comunicas.org/2020/08/19/city-hall-is-looking-for-artists-to-create-a-permanent-artwork-at-the-adams-street-public-library/

March against removal of Harriet Tubman House

whdh.com/news/a-cornerstone-of-this-community-protesters-march-against-removal-of-harriet-tubman-house/

https://www.boston.com/news/local-news/2020/08/25/boston-center-named-after-harriet-tubman-vandalized

Whitney Museum in hot water over acquisition of Black artists' work thehill.com/changing-america/enrichment/arts-culture/513579-whitney-museum-in-hot-water-over-acquisition-of

https://www.artnews.com/art-news/news/whitney-museum-mutual-aid-show-controversy-1234569232/

KING PINS:

Taj Francis

@tajfrancis

www.tajtenfold.com

www.behance.net/tajfrancis







UNSUNG HERO:

Ruth Inge Hardison

(February 3, 1914 – March 23, 2016) was an American sculptor, artist, and photographer, known particularly for her 1960s busts (or sculpted portraits) entitled "Negro Giants in History"


http://www.artnet.com/artists/inge-ruth-hardison








GOOD LOOKS (interview):

Princess Moon

@softestglow

@tinytrophyshop

@letmewriteyouapoem

byprincessmoon.com

Whats the Word with Von:


TOBE NWIGE EAT







Black folks in horror and Sci-fi


BAD HAIR by Justin Simien

Hulu

Release date : Oct 23



LoveCraft Country

Produced by Jordan Peele, Misha Green and some white guys.





2020 March on Washington

cnn.com/2020/08/24/politics/march-on-washington-2020-civil-rights-protest/index.html

wtop.com/dc/2020/08/faq-everything-you-need-to-know-about-the-2020-march-on-washington/




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