A still from Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project

Marion Stokes, the black woman who preserved over 30 years of TV history

Marion Stokes's video collection will be digitized by The Internet Archive in California. This is a remarkable story. Atlas Obscura wrote about a woman who had recorded over 30 years of television on roughly 71,000 VHS and Betamax cassettes in Philadelphia. Her name was Marion Stokes. Marion began her recordings in the 70s all the …

Off-Black

Nicky Chulo creates Off-Black brand in response to Off-White’s lack of diversity

The graphic designer criticised the Off-White brand creator for his lack of diversity at Louis Vuitton. Off-White is a brand that bridges minimalism and maximalism. Its creator Virgil Abloh, known for collaborations with the likes of Kanye West and Takashi Murakami, was appointed artistic director of Louis Vuitton's menswear collection in 2018 and while this …