A HAIR STORY

A Hair story, the exhibition was created by Dajou Cottrell in partnership with Redpath Museum World Culture’s Curator Annie Lussier. The exhibition is a celebration of Black beauty, culture and art. It uses artifacts, oral histories, and pictures to convey the importance and cultural significance of hair in the Black community all around the world. The exhibit shows black McGill Students and staff showing off their beautiful hairstyles.

Fave Daka

U3 Political Science and Geography 

 

 

Ethnicity: Okrikan, Nigerian

Iman Ayorinde

U3 Economics 

 

 

Ethnicity: Okrikan, Nigerian

Tofunmi Kuti

Graduated in 2021

Bachelor of Arts: Liberal Arts

 

 

Ethnicity: Okrikan, Nigerian

Emilie Mendengue

U3 Political Science, African and Hispanic Studies 

 

 

Ethnicity: Cameroon, Portuguese

Quincy Williams

Graduated, Marketing

 

 

Ethnicity: Trinidad