A Digital Story by Kim Johnson
Finding music and dance to be a joyful release -- Kim takes her moves to the kitchen, the park and the laudromat! In collaboration with Leah Jones.
A Digital Story by Marialuz Johnson
As her father’s strength and memory wanes in his final years, Marialuz recalls her father’s dream for his daughter and how she weaves his wishes with her own personal and professional calling to become a doula. In collaboration with Kathleen McLaughlin and Evan Mileusnic.
A Digital Story by Shatoya Brown
A twenty-five year old woman recounts her ongoing journey to become her ‘best self’ and the strong and loving mother she knows she can be. In collaboration with Lauren Kendrick
Against the Grain
A story of a community activist that faces social alienation as he speaks out against racism and other civil ills. (Video)
Hair Braiding in the Columbia Heights Community
Nubian Twists, Kinky Twists, Cornrow, Senegalese Twists, Banku Knots and the Nubian Corkscrew represent just a few of the African braid styles worn by many African American women living in Columbia Heights, Washington, D.C. (Article and Video)
Memorizing the Quran Teaches Young Muslims About More Than Words
In the Hifzh school, students of all different ages, use daily recitation to memorize the Qur’an, the holy book of Islam, from cover to cover. (Article)
Montgomery Coalition for Adult English Literacy
This video was created by students as part of the course UNSEEN AND UNHEARD: Documentary Storytelling in the Other Washington. (Video)