Courtney Lowry

Courtney Lowry is a recent graduate from SCAD Atlanta with a BFA in Photography. Her writing touches based on issues other shy away from such as black rights, womens rights, and mental health stigmas. Instagram: @courtneyllowry

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The Misogyny You Didn't Notice in 'Mr. Mom'
a month ago
There are different ways to be an advocate. You can protest. You can raise awareness through social media. You can start activist groups in your neighborhood. Now, more than ever, we need people to st...
The Truth About "Pro-Black" YA Fiction
a month ago
I think there’s a misconception about writers: either that we all sit in cafes in berets, sipping lattes. Or that we’re all overly emotional, still in high school, and wear turtleneck sweaters. But th...
'Forever': Amazon Prime's Bleakest Couple Shines Bright in the Afterlife
5 months ago
To talk about Amazon Prime’s Forever, you first have to ask yourself, “Is there an afterlife?” For those who don’t believe in life after death, this show is probably not for you. However, for fans of ...
Where Are the Children's Books Made for Black Kids?
5 months ago
When I think about the things I’ve read as a kid, all of the books and stories point back to the dominance of the white male in children’s literature: If You Give a Mouse a Cookie Harry Potter Diary o...
'Sex Education'—Netflix's Woke Series We Didn't Know We Needed
6 months ago
*This review includes spoilers.* Starting off 2019 with a bang, Netflix has given us Sex Education, a snarky, socially-aware television series chronicling the lives of British high-schoolers as they c...
How YouTube Affects My Mental Health
7 months ago
With movie based streaming services dominating how I enjoy entertainment nowadays, it is hard to convince myself to become an avid YouTube-watcher again. Netflix and Amazon Prime don’t make me feel le...