“I have come to believe over and over again that what is most important to me must be spoken, made verbal and shared, even at the risk of having it bruised or misunderstood.”
— Audre Lorde "Sister Outsider"

THE EXCHANGE is a documentary currently in production that will follow workers in the harm reduction program in New Mexico as they provide treatment for drug users to help combat the spread of infectious disease and prevent overdose deaths.

Michelle "Fiya Angelou" Allen speaking to 8th Graders at Centennial Academy on the power of images and grand narratives. 

2014 National Youth At Risk Conference

2014 National Youth At Risk Conference

Michelle "Fiya Angelou" Allen on the dangers of Stigma Consciousness for children and young adults alike. 

Discussion and review of Audre Lorde's "Sister Outsider"