A native of Monroe, Georgia, Rodrecas “drék” Davis is a 2006 graduate of the University of Georgia Fine Arts program. Primarily a mixed-media artist, drék is also a Cancer, a saxophonist, audiophile, Hip-Hop head, and lover of all things caffeinated. His work can be seen in the Politics Issue of Callaloo: A Journal of African Diaspora Arts and Letters and ColorLines. A former columnist for the Athens Banner-Herald, Davis combined his visual arts and journalistic experience to provide both an academic and formal review of the arts. Mr. Davis is a tenured Associate Professor of Art. www.akaprofessordavis.com.