A Performance by Dancer Brianna Rhodes
The May 2021 issue of Columbus Monthly was a special issue dedicated to exploring the experiences of Black people in Central Ohio. One of the articles—"Year of Discovery: Black Columbus Artists in a Time of Crisis"—profiled five local Black artists. One of them was dancer/poet Brianna Rhodes. In the below video, she performs and original dance inspired by her poem "Black Women" on the Scioto Mile in Downtown Columbus.