L. Kasimu Harris
(New Orleans, )
New Orleans native L. Kasimu Harris is a storyteller who uses writing, photography, and video to push narratives. Published and exhibited internationally, his work has been seen at the Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago, New Orleans Museum of Art and Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans, the Lowe Art Museum in Miami, and Museum of the African Diaspora in San Francisco, among other art spaces. Awarded a residency at the Center for Photography in Woodstock, Harris was also named one of eight “Louisianians of the Year” by Louisiana Life magazine in 2017. He holds a masters in journalism from the University of Mississippi and has also participated in the Oxford American Summit for Ambitious Writers and the Poynter Institute’s Fellowship for Young Journalists.