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#SXSW Is Canceled, and I’m Worried for Black Filmmakers

The Coronavirus outbreak is serious, but what will happen to creatives of color and all their hard work?

A photo of a SXSW banner on a pole in Austin, Texas.
SXSW 2020 banners are seen in the Red River Cultural District on March 6, 2020 in Austin Texas. Photo: Suzanne Cordeiro/AFP/Getty Images

A sinking feeling seeped through me, followed by confusion and fear — a cocktail for hysteria.




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