Health & History in the Boogie
Meet Bronx Sole, a running group fusing fitness and BX history. BC joined one of their weekly runs through the BX, which included a stop at Gleason's, the iconic boxing gym which has trained fighters such as Jack "The Bronx Bull" LaMotta, Benny Paret, Phil Terranova, Cassius Clay, and jazz legend Miles Davis.
THE ART OF WAVY WEDNESDAY
Up Next: WAVY WEDNESDAY
BC met with visual artist, Kamara Townes, just outside of Pittsburgh, PA in her hometown of Clairton. We talked art, Addams Family, black feminisms, and (re)presentations of Blackness in her artwork.
SELF HELP GRAPHICS
Since 1973, SHG has provided gallery and studio space for Chicana/o and Latinx artists. Betty Avila, Executive Director of SHG, talks to BC about the organization's history and current programming.
LIKE A BELL IN THE THROAT
20 YEARS OF BEING BAAD!
BC visited the Bronx Academy of Arts & Dance who recently celebrated twenty years of creating space for women, people of color and the LGBTQ community.