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Makeda Easter

Makeda Easter is a staff writer at the Los Angeles Times. She became interested in journalism while working as a science writer for a supercomputing center at the University of Texas. She received her bachelor’s degree in science, technology and international affairs at Georgetown University.  When not writing, Makeda can be found in a dance studio taking class or in rehearsal for an upcoming show.
Jordan Downs housing project’s little-told history is embraced as immersive theater

Cornerstone Theater's production calls on community members to help tell the story of one of the city's oldest housing projects as it's transform

This choreographer uses dance to help transgender communities feel seen

Sean Dorsey explores masculinity and challenges a dance world built on "assumed heterosexuality and cisgender, gender-conforming body and identity."

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