Maybelle Bennett

Maybelle Bennett is Director of the Howard University Community Association. Raised in Baltimore, she has been living in Anacostia, in SE DC, for almost 40 years. She currently teaches a fiber arts class at ArtSpaceDC in Shaw, and knitting classes at St. George's Episcopal Church in Bloomingdale and the Emergence Community Arts Collective in Pleasant Plains.  (3/12)

Interview: 
Eric Fidler
Photographs: 
Mark Silva; Crochet Man: Robert Sullivan; Anacostia: Peter Hill