Jacqueline Mayen holds a BA in Cultural Anthropology and Communication as well as an MA in African Studies. Besides giving postcolonial city tours, the Berlin native has worked as a freelance editor for diasporic media platforms, NGOs and a German broadcasting station. In 2014, she contributed an essay to the book-anthology “Sister and Souls – Inspirationen durch May Ayim,” which reflects on contemporary representations of Black people/women* in German media. In 2016, she joined a feminist collective, which organized the second Black Lives Matter rally in Berlin and has recently formed itself as Black Lives Matter Berlin.
Updated June 2017