Teaching While Black

When a newly minted PhD finds her Brooklyn neighborhood under siege by urban developers, this hip-hop loving millennial takes the fight straight to the Mid-Western university that’s fueling the gentrification movement. Little does she know the stunning twists and turns her life will take when Teaching While Black.

  • Donnetrice Allison
  • Aaron Moss
  • Project Type:
    Television Script
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
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Writer Biography - Donnetrice Allison, Aaron Moss

Professor of Communication Studies and Africana Studies at Stockton University in Galloway, NJ, Dr. Allison has been a Communication Studies scholar for more than two decades, and has published several articles and conference presentations on hip hop culture and media portrayals of African Americans. As a creative writer with a passion for bringing realistic Black life to the big and small screen, her short screenplay, "A Simple Walk" was a semifinalist in the 2021 Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition.

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