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Black fatherhood

Inspired by fatherhood, Jamal Thorne explores what it means to raise a Black boy and be a Black man
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Arts & Culture
Inspired by fatherhood, Jamal Thorne explores what it means to raise a Black boy and be a Black man
Jamal Thorne’s intricate mixed-media artworks are collages of color, paint and tape exploring themes of trauma, race and memory. Throughout his career, Thorne has frequently pulled on history and current events depicting snippets from the Civil Rights Movement and instances of police brutality.
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Black Fathers
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Editorial
Black Fathers
For years, reports on Black fathers have shown them as absentee dads who lack general life skills and are barely a part of their children’s lives. They are rarely seen as proactive in discipline and love.
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