Tsedaye Makonnen’s Art Addresses Reproductive Healthcare Inequalities Affecting Black Women

Ayanna Dozier, Artsy, May 6, 2022

(...) We understand what it means to enact collective care for each other,” the artist  Tsedaye Kakonnen told me this past Wednesday afternoon via Zoom while taking her five-month-old out for a stroll. “When we benefit and are taken care of, everyone benefits,” she added, referring to Black women’s historical cultural practice of supporting one another across reproductive healthcare. “I don’t know any other group that knows how to do that. (...)

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