Blog Entry Narrative Change

Celebrating Black Male Fashion & Style

by Janet Dickerson

On Thursday, June 1st at the Brooklyn Museum, the Campaign for Black Male Achievement and Aperture Foundation celebrated Black men’s style as a form of personal politics with a night of fashion, film, and music, organized in honor of author Shantrelle P. Lewis’s new book, Dandy Lion: The Black Dandy and Street Style.

Featuring a panel discussion moderated by CBMA Vice President for Communications Rashid Shabazz, the evening explored the art and style of Black Dandies -- men of African descent who use fashion to define and inhabit a proud, radically independent public persona. Watch the livestream below!

Related

blog Youth Development
04.05.2017

Enter CBMA's New "Ali Prose" Poetry Contest!

Calling all poets! The Campaign for Black Male Achievement is excited to celebrate National Poetry Month with the launch of our first national poetry contest!  The poetry contest is inspired
blog Narrative Change
04.12.2016

“Framing The Narrative”: Great Examples Abound

BY SEANDRA SIMS In recent years, I’ve witnessed the landscape for Black male achievement growing by leaps and bounds. Through my work with the Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of