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I'm an African-American Vintner and Wine Label Owner, And I'm Beating the Odds in My Industry

The bravery of combining your passion with your career is no small feat — just ask Chrishon Lampley of Love Cork Screw. The Chicago raised wine-lover turned her passion into a business, after a flooding of a bar she then co-owned forced her to shutter operations in 2011. With that part of her life … Continue reading Source link

I'm a Museum Curator, And I'm Using My Position to Create Shows that Celebrate Black Women

This article originally appeared in the September issue of ESSENCE.As the assistant curator of contemporary art at the Brooklyn Museum, 32-year-old Rujeko Hockley is shaking up the art world—and crafting must-see shows that celebrate Black women.Were you always interested in art?When I was two, my … Continue reading Source link