Big Talk on Race, Gender and Hollywood features writers JaNeika James and JaSheika James – story editors on Fox’s award-winning show EMPIRE – and Dr. Kinitra Brooks – horror scholar who specializes in African American and Afro-Caribbean women’s literature and film.
Moderated by recent graduate, Malcolm Farrell, this Big Talk features a free-flowing conversation around multiple topics, including but not limited to:
- The lack of minority and female writers in the Hollywood
- Beyonce’s Lemonade album and its influence on Hollywood
- Black women as content creators and writers and the visibility of people of color