Category: The Angle

Sinnerman: Performance by Akua & Kris Funn (2011)

I was in full “record everyone that walks into the studio” mode in 2011. I was working on so many creative projects and meeting new and talented people throughout the DMV. It was such an exciting time for sure. I was helping a group of […]

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Spaces: Bhairavi Beatbox in Blagden (feat. Christylez Bacon and Niṣṭha Raj)

It’s always a pleasure to work with one of my favorite collaborators on earth, Christylez Bacon. When I was heavily working on my webseries/docuseries, The Angle, I had to do several impromptu pieces featuring his talents. He and Nistha had been working on a number […]

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The Actor – feat. Clayton LeBouef (2011)

One of my favorite folks on this spherical rock we call earth is Clayton LeBouef. He’s not only an award winning and actor, he’s a playwright, screenwriter, historian, educator, mentor, archivist and humanitarian. I so enjoy the time we spend either talking on the phone […]

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Living Legacy: Interview with E. Ethelbert Miller (2011)

E. Ethelbert Miller is a literary activist. He is the board chairperson of the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS). He is a board member of The Writer’s Center and editor of Poet Lore magazine. Since 1974, he has been the director of the African American […]

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Spaces: Heavenly City Steps feat. “So Long Heaven” by Ben Shannon (2012)

Steps of PittsburghExplore Pittsburgh’s Many Steps & Staircases By Albrecht Powell, About.com Guide (pittsburgh.about.com/od/about_pittsburgh/a/steps.htm) While located at the point of three intersecting rivers, the city of Pittsburgh is also uniquely surrounded by hills – and lots of them. The city, in the words of newspaper […]

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The Angle: Entrepreneurial Activism with Busboys & Poets (2011)

Busboys and Poets is a community gathering place. First established in 2005 Busboys and Poets was created by owner Anas “Andy” Shallal, an Iraqi-American artist, activist and restaurateur. After opening, the flagship location at 14th and V Streets, NW (Washington DC), the neighboring residents and […]

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2008: Interview with Sam Gilliam and Ethelbert Miller

I was hired by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, to film a video component for their monthly magazine 2008-2009. It was a valuable experience meeting those in the DC art’s community, and learning more creative techniques around conceptualizing and performing a creative […]

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