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Tufara Waller Muhammad


Little Rock, AR and Coahoma County MS

Cultural Organizer, Popular Educator and Dreamer
Datule’ Artist Collective/Delta Commons Group/ROOTS/ Southern Black Girls and Women’s Consortium

Tufara Waller Muhammad is a multidiciplinary artist, political strategist, popular educator and cultural organizer.  Tufara has worked for over 25 years at the nexus of art, culture, faith and justice in the US South and Global South. Tufara Waller Muhammad  draws on six generations of her multiracial familial lineage of civically-engaged artists, organizers, and spiritual leaders animated by faith and a commitment to justice, healing, and transformation of systems and structures within communities, institutions, and governmental entities. She is a proud Life Member of Girl Scouts of America and Folk Alliance International. Tufara has worked on the Design and Facilitation Teams since the ILI Pilot.