Dagny Zenovia

Kente Cloth, U.S. Congress, and Terminology

The tricky thing about this era of rapid information is that whenever you do "too much," you can never please everyone. In this video, I respond to a question from you. I discuss the nuances behind the reaction to the U.S. Congress wearing Kente cloth while presenting a police reform bill, the historical origin and…

Dagny Zenovia: Why Multi-Racial Identity Is Too Complex For A Check Box

Why Multi-Racial Identity Is Too Complex For A Check Box

How do you define your identity? Is it determined by your family, neighborhood, or name? Is it influenced by your status, choices, or society? Depending on the person, it could be a combination of any of these. I think the bigger question is whether your identity is something you create or something you accept. I…