2013 Create Change Fellow
Divad Durant is a multi-media artist, community organizer, and educator. He is working on a feature length experimental documentary called “A Bronx Tale” to cultivate the multiple imaginations of the Bronx. Also, he is producing “Tweets to a Black Conscious Youth” a multi-platform media project intended to create a supportive community of Black Conscious Youth. Divad lives in the Morrisania section of the Bronx, across the street from Bronx River Houses, where Afrika Bambataa and Zulu Nation perfected the art of the Block Party.