I haven’t done a P.O.W! (Personality of the Week) post in a while. I’ll be doing those again from time to time. Nnedi has become synonymous with African Fantasy/Afrofuturism and yes, her work is glorious! Over the past few weeks, I’ve been reading her books and I can say this lady is a literary genius.… Read More Nnedi Okoroafor
In my last P.O.W! post, I said something about Muslim women doing great stuff in the creative world… You know what? I’m just gonna let the pictures speak for themselves. As I was saying (or not saying), you gotta check out Queen of Luna’s Instagram account. Photos: @queenofluna (Instagram)
Muslim women all over the world are doing amazing things in the creative world – fashion, photography, visual art, and so on. Sometimes, I stumble on inspiring Instagram accounts like BrimahAndJohn’s. I’d seen the account about a year ago and somehow stumbled on it again last month. Their page is so cool that my breath… Read More Brimah and John
If you’re familiar with BioCouture then you might know Suzanne Lee. She is a fashion designer working on fashion and future technologies. She is a Senior Research Fellow at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, the Director of The BioCouture Research Project. Her recent project BioCouture looks at ecological and sustainability issues surrounding fashion. I’m not sure exactly when I… Read More Suzanne Lee
This week’s P.O.W! (Personality of the Week) is Jude Thomas Dawam. He is an OAP at Dream FM Enugu. Why have I picked him? Well, apart from being a super presenter, he’s the only one I’ve listened to fairly constantly for about two years now. Back in school, I’d listen to him during our weekly… Read More Uncle Juuuuuuuuude!!!
And the second week of January goes to… *drum roll* Muslimahanie! Haneefa Adam is one creative sister with such a cool name! She’s a Muslimah lifestyle blogger that’s been blogging for about four years. She’s a foodie, fashion enthusiast, DIYer and creative artist. She describes her personal style as versatile, “chic, simple, flattering and whatever I… Read More Haneefa Adam
Sisiano Paolo is the creative director for the brand Sisiano.… Read More Sisiano Paolo
This guy is a self taught special effects makeup artist from Australia.… Read More @POWDAH