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Christen Smith

Austin, TX

Black feminist anthropologist, writer and researcher

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Christen A. Smith, Ph.D. is a researcher, writer, social justice advocate and activist anthropologist. Her research focuses on performance, race, violence and the black body in the Americas, with a particular emphasis on the politics of violence and representation, transnational black liberation...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

But of course.

Did you work for your high school newspaper? If so, what did you do there?


What advice can you offer to aspiring journalists?

Insist and refuse to desist.