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“As black women, too often we hear about what we need to do,” says Lupita Nyong’o — Quartz

Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o has opened up about why she turned down bigger Hollywood projects to star in Eclipsed, a Broadway production about women during Liberia’s brutal civil war. Writing in Lena Dunham’s newsletter Lenny ahead of the Tony Award nominations, Nyong’o recounted a recent question from a reporter, “‘Why would such a big star…

via “As black women, too often we hear about what we need to do,” says Lupita Nyong’o — Quartz

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