Kristina Kay Robinson is a writer, curator, and artist born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, and New Orleans editor-at-large for Burnaway. Her writing has appeared in publications including Guernica, The Baffler, The Nation, The Massachusetts Review, and Elle. She is a 2019 recipient of the Rabkin Prize for Visual Arts Journalism and leads Room 220, a division of Antenna Gallery that advocates for New Orleans’s literary culture. As a programming partner of Prospect.5, Robinson will produce a series of free literary events relating to history and voices of color throughout 2020.
Kristina Kay Robinson challenges theoretical understandings of photography and discusses the potential for a different, distinctly Black form of image-making in the work of Torkwase Dyson, Paul Mpagi Sepuya, and others.