A Conversation in Celebration of Ma Rainey's Black Bottom | British Vogue
Apr 16 2021
British Vogue and Netflix’s panel discussion on Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom brought up big themes, from Black talent and identity to the importance of truth-telling. Hosted by British Vogue's publishing director Vanessa Kingori MBE, the film’s leading actor Viola Davis, director George C. Wolfe and Vogue photographer and activist Misan Harriman discussed how Ma Rainey, the “Mother of blues” blazed a trail for Black creatives who have helped shape history. Catch up on this insightful talk and discover why Rainey’s story is so compelling right now.

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