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NYFW FW19 – POSH FRONT ROW w/ Moana Luu

While waiting for the start of the Romeo Hunte show, POSH had a chance to talk with some of the front row attendees. Moana Luu has recently joined Essence magazine as Chief Content & Creative

While waiting for the start of the Romeo Hunte show, POSH had a chance to talk with some of the front row attendees. Moana Luu has recently joined Essence magazine as Chief Content & Creative Officer. We had a talk with her about fashion, dreams, and her Caribbean roots.

M: My name is Moana Luu, I am Chief Content and Creative Officer for Essence magazine.
P: You look great, tell us about what you’re wearing
M: I’m wearing today House of CB pants, The cowries, my necklace is actually from Senegal I’m an Island girl so I always feel we have to add a Caribbean twist.
P: What island are you from?
M: I’m from Martinique.
P: How long have you been with Essence?
M:I just started with Essence four months ago. It is a dream story, when you are on an island and go on to lead a magazine like Essence. It’s an amazing platform.
P: How would you describe your role there?
M: I’m there to bring the global perspective of what is Afro to bring Africa, to bring the Caribbean, to bring everything that makes us special.
P: What is your message to the youth of the diaspora who aspire to dreams like yours?
M: Look at me I’m from Martinique, 400.000 people live on my island. I’m now leading one of the biggest African American magazines in the U.S. So dreams are coming true.
R. Anthony Morrison

R. Anthony Morrison is a New York based photographer and journalist.

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R. Anthony Morrison is a New York based photographer and journalist.

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