Courtney Lowry

Courtney Lowry is a recent graduate from SCAD Atlanta with a BFA in Photography. Her writing touches based on issues other shy away from such as black rights, womens rights, and mental health stigmas. Instagram: @courtneyllowry

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The Misogyny You Didn't Notice in 'Mr. Mom'
2 months ago
There are different ways to be an advocate. You can protest. You can raise awareness through social media. You can start activist groups in your neighborhood. Now, more than ever, we need people to st...
The Truth About "Pro-Black" YA Fiction
2 months ago
I think there’s a misconception about writers: either that we all sit in cafes in berets, sipping lattes. Or that we’re all overly emotional, still in high school, and wear turtleneck sweaters. But th...
'Then Came You': Not The Heart-Warming Movie About a Girl with Cancer
2 months ago
If you’re looking for a heart-warming film about living your best life today, Then Came You is not the film for you. It's YA-novel-turned-blockbuster-movie counterparts such as The Fault in Our Stars,...
Zoe Kravitz Will Not Be Your Stereotypical Angry Black Woman in 'Big Little Lies'
2 months ago
HBO’s pro-feminist chilling series Big Little Lies premiered it’s second season last night. Buzz created from the guest-appearance of iconic actress Meryl Streep from last night’s premiere was still e...
Tyler, the Creator's 'Igor' Allows Black Men to Be Vulnerable
3 months ago
Tyler, the Creator got it right. His latest 12 track album draped in high-pitched vocals, intense drums, and 80s synthesizers take us back to a time where artists sang from the heart, instead of about...
The Dance of the Inevitable
5 months ago
The wind whips, Biting at your nose And cheeks. But cheeks too warm to feel Anything because a zip of lighting pierces your chest. The cavities of it all rise and fall as you breathe and rattle every ...