Nyasha Laing is a non-fiction writer and multimedia storyteller whose work explores race and identity struggles, women's leadership, and the resilient creative spirit. Her work has been featured in and on BBC, Arise TV, Yes Magazine, Black Enterprise, the Huffington Post, the Los Angeles Pan-African Film Festival, the IMZ Traveling Showcase, and the South African Broadcasting Network. She is a graduate of Yale University and NYU School of Law. She serves an Adjunct Professor of Africana Studies at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. 

Selected Writings

Yes Magazine
Bklynr Magazine
Huffington Post


AfroLatino Festival 2017 - https://livestream.com/schomburgcenter/events/7538511

Native American Journalist Simon Moya-Smith is culture editor for Indian Country Today (@SimonMoyaSmith), NY Amsterdam News Editor, Nayaba Narinde (@NayabaA) and Attorney & Blogger Nyasha Laing (@nyashalaing) sound off on the controversial NY grand jury decision not to indict a police officer for the death of Eric Garner. an unarmed Black man.

Commentators on "Reporters Rewind" segment on Arise TV discuss the #BringBackOurGirls movement and how to support it.