Nyasha Laing is a multi-issue multimedia storyteller and lawyer whose independent documentary work explores identity struggles, cultural and ecological change, 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 and Sustainability at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. 

Appearances

Art Museum of the Americas, October 2017

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Afro-Latino Festival, Schomburg Center for Research, July 2017 https://livestream.com/schomburgcenter/events/7538511

 

Arise Television

Journalists Pamela Newkirk and Eric Ham as well as Blogger Nyasha Laing discussed Eric Holder's resignation and the controversial comments by New York Times columnist about TV producer Shonda Rhimes.

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