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“Dream Deferred Designs is essentially the fusion of my artistry and my activism. It’s the culmination of all my different identities and passions in visual form, things people often shy away from shedding light on even within our own community: race and gender and LGBTQ issues, and pro-Blackness that’s inclusive in regard to intersectional oppression, and the rejection of respectability, and the need for revolution rather than reform…”

— Danielle LJ Daley is a Connecticut-raised, NYC-based nurse, student midwife, writer, and spoken word poet.