Selected published and forthcoming academic writing.
“In Search of the Good Life: Toward a Discourse on Reading the Black Body in Hip Hop
and Luxury Fashion.”QED: A Journal of GLBTQ Worldmaking. (Special Issue:
Sartorial Politics, Intersectionality, and Queer World Making). (Forthcoming Fall 2017). Ed. Eric Pritchard.
“Open Space: Black Fashion Studies.” International Journal of Fashion Studies 4, no. 1
(April 2017): 103-139. Ed. Rikki Byrd.
“On the ‘Black Designer.” The Fashion Studies Journal, 1, no. 1 (September 2016). Eds.
Kimberly Jenkins, Lauren Downing-Peters.
“Looking the Part: The Liberation and Criminalization of Black Men Through Style and
Adornment.” BIAS Journal of Dress Practice 4, no. 1 (May 2016).
“Designing Our Freedom: Toward a New Discourse on Fashion as a Strategy
for Self-Liberation.”African-American Arts: Activism and Aesthetics. (Forthcoming 2018). Ed. Sharrell D. Luckett.