Yunina Barbour-Payne

Scholar, Artist, Educator

Yunina Barbour-Payne is a scholar, artist and activist. From Art for Social Justice, Affrilachian Theater to Short Comedy, you may find it all here.



Young, Gifted, Black and Matter!” Teaching and Performing Activism through a Black Lives Matter Aesthetic

Check out Barbour-Payne's piece in albeit, an online journal for scholarship and pedagogy

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"carolina chocolate drops: Performative Expressions and perceptions of affrilachian identity"

Checkout Barbour-Payne's chapter in the edited volume of Appalachia Revisited: New Perspectives on Place, Tradition, and Progress