With recent events such as the death of George Floyd and the uproar from the Black Lives Matter movement, an outpour of support for black people has flooded in. The conversation reached mainstream media in ways I haven’t seen before. While this support isn’t as […]
'She Stands Firm' is a women of colour empowerment blog run by Joke Valerie Amusan. Joke (@jkevlre) is a German-born Nigerian artist based in England. This blog is an exploration of her own cultural identity as well as that of other women of colour. She's concerned with highlighting the experiences and different identities of women of colour in a way that is accessible. "I think our stories are often over simplified, and this gives stereotypes the upper hand. In reality, we’re all complex, but there’s beauty in that."
check out her art blog: jokeamusan.wordpress.comclose