Parsons School of Design alumnus with a BFA in fashion, who has worked in the menswear industry for several years. Past lives have been in the East Village and Lower East Side of Manhattan; more recently transplanted to Harlem. Currently living in a 1907 "French flat," an Edwardian era middle-class apartment.
Thursday, February 2nd, 7:00 PM, Stage for Debate: Steve Stoute and Bill Rhoden at the Schomburg, 515 Malcolm X Boulevard/Lenox Avenue at 135th Street. Join Billboard editor Danyel Smith as she moderates a debate on the notion of "post-blackness." How does race matter in the today's worlds of business, sports and music? Stoute, marketing guru and chairman of Carol’s Daughter, recently published The Tanning of America: How Hip-Hop Culture Rewrote the Rules of the New Economy, and Rhoden is the author of Forty Million Dollar Slaves: The Rise, Fall, and Redemption of the Black Athlete.