Spotlight on …. the Bishop Joseph Johnson Black Cultural Center

The Bishop Joseph Johnson Black Cultural Center (frequently referred to as the BCC) is a center that provides students at Vanderbilt with a space to engage in open discussions in regards to African and African American culture. Continue reading

Downlow Culture: A Necessary Evil?

What exactly is the “down low culture”?

According to an article published at the University of Southern California, down low culture is defined as a culture in which “Men who identify as “straight” but discreetly have sex with other men while
maintaining a sexual/emotional relationship with women. These men do not consider themselves to be gay, bisexual nor do they identify with such sexual labels. Female partners are unaware their men are having sex with other men,thus the term “downlow.”” Continue reading