It’s not common for folks to know who’s who behind the scenes of our favorite shows, music, shoes, etc, but their impact shouldn’t go unnoticed.
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Stefani Robinson, a Black female screenwriter for the hit show, Atlanta, is aware of her role and impact on the stories that get told and how they are portrayed. She owns the unwritten responsibilities that come with being one of one — “maximizing her access and using it to dream outside of the limits that Hollywood often places on black creatives to only produce content specifically for and about black people.”
Storytelling is her craft, fueled by her purpose to amplify access for and the voices of her community.