Halifu Osumare, of Sacramento, Calif., performs a reading of her newly released memoir, "Dancing in Blackness." She is a celebrated dancer, academic and social activist. Autumn Payne
Halifu Osumare, of Sacramento, Calif., performs a reading of her newly released memoir, "Dancing in Blackness." She is a celebrated dancer, academic and social activist. Autumn Payne

From dance revolutionary to hip-hop prof, she stayed in step with the times

March 16, 2018 12:01 AM