Aishah Shahidah Simmons

Award-winning Black feminist lesbian cultural worker Aishah Shahidah Simmons is the Creator of the internationally acclaimed and award-winning film NO! The Rape Documentary and an Associate Editor of The Feminist Wire. She is also a 2016-2018 Just Beginnings Collaborative Fellow. An incest and rape survivor, she is developing her multimedia project #LoveWITHAccountability, which will examine how accountability is a radical form of love needed to end child sexual abuse. Aishah has screened her work, guest lectured, and facilitated workshops and dialogues throughout North America, across Europe and in countries in Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean. You can follow Aishah on Twitter at @AfroLez and #LoveWITHAccountability at @LoveAccountably. For more information, please visit http://NO!TheRapeDocumentary.org

December 10, 2017