Rebekah Kirkman

Rebekah Kirkman

Rebekah Kirkman is BmoreArt's Managing Editor. An artist, writer, and editor, Rebekah moved from Florida to Baltimore in 2010 to study painting at MICA. She worked for the Baltimore City Paper as visual arts editor, intern manager, and fact-checking coordinator from 2014 to 2017. She writes criticism, essays, and profiles with a strong interest in social/political concerns surrounding the arts. Her freelance work has appeared in the Baltimore Beat, Baltimore Fishbowl, The Outline, and elsewhere. Email Rebekah to talk about editorial stuff at rebekah@bmoreart.com.

Stories by Rebekah Kirkman
Photos by Devin Allen, Shae McCoy, Elena Volkova, Philip Muriel, Randall Scott, and Kyle Pompey

Ethics and expression through photos of protest

Bobbi Rush, Dyyo, Josh Stokes, Amy Reid, Ami Dang

Musicians who already survive precariously have lost gigs due to Covid-19 cancellations and have had to figure out how to hustle through a pandemic

Articles and resources on the topics of protest, abolition, reckoning with white supremacy, and more

White people get upset about protest because it is a disruption—it demands attention and reckoning with the harm we are implicated in.

On Anne Boyer’s ‘The Undying,’ Reopening America, and Capitalist Medicine

A challenging, instructive text in this period of mass illness and isolation, when it is hard to imagine a future, though we must.