Shining Our Brilliant Black Lights

January 26, 2021 BLACK PUBLIC MEDIA WEEKLY DISPATCH By Leslie Fields-Cruz Shining Our Brilliant Black Lights I can’t believe January is nearly done! Last year seemed to drag on forever, so I welcome the change of pace. But let’s be honest, 2021 didn’t exactly get off to a glowing start. A more voracious strain of

Freedom to Define Ourselves

BLACK PUBLIC MEDIA WEEKLY DISPATCH by Leslie Fields-Cruz January 19, 2021 Freedom to Define Ourselves I wish I knew how It would feel to be free I wish I could break All the chains holdin’ me I wish I could say All the things that I should say Say ’em loud, say ’em clear For

Just Filmmaking

BLACK PUBLIC MEDIA WEEKLY DISPATCH By Leslie Fields-Cruz January 12, 2021   Just Filmmaking Last week, Black Public Media launched the 2021 cohort of our 360 Incubator+ with an opening presentation by social strategist and impact producer Sonya Childress. During her presentation, Sonya introduced the fellows to a new storytelling framework that she’s crafting called