Artist Bisa Butler on creating new narratives through “portrait quilts”

Artist Bisa Butler on creating new narratives through “portrait quilts” – CBS News

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Artist Bisa Butler has been called a modern-day Griot – but instead of using words to tell stories, she uses stitches and cloth. Her quilts have graced the covers of magazines and she created the striking illustration for the soon-to-be-released book “Unbound,” the memoir of activist and Me Too movement founder Tarana Burke. Nancy Chen reports.

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