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Charise Frazier

Charise Frazier was born in New York City and raised in the 'burbs of Los Angeles. She graduated from the College of Charleston in '07 and received her masters in journalism from Columbia University in ’15. She’s a multi-media journalist and a pop-culture news junkie who is passionate about making social change through writing. Charise is currently the news editor at MadameNoire and HelloBeautiful. When she’s not working, writing, reading or brunching, you can find her in her beloved Brooklyn neighborhood, Bedford-Stuyvesant.

All Solution Sessions


Attention all rebels, misfits, and non-conformists! It’s time to mark your calendars because AFROPUNK BROOKLYN 2023 is coming. Get ready for an unapologetically fierce celebration of black culture and music, taking place on August 26th and 27th.



Thank you for your interest in covering AFROPUNK Brooklyn: Circus of Soul. Please visit the link below for more information and to apply for media accreditation this year. This form must be completed by August 15th.

Please contact with any questions.