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Cathay Williams was “an African-American soldier who enlisted in the United States Army under the pseudonym William Cathay. She was the first Black woman to enlist, and the only documented woman to serve in the United States Army posing as a man.”
Irina Kuraeva (she/her/hers) is a visual artist. She was born in Russia, where she attended a local art school. Irina has been working in the theater industry since 2016. Her main field of expertise is scenic painting, and she also enjoys designing and making costumes. In 2019 Irina started working in film.
With The Anthropologists, Irina has work on The Anthropologists Save The World!, This Sinking Island and Artemisia's Intent.
https://www.irinakuraeva.com/ | @_ivk_ instagram
Concept, Costume & Production Design by: Irina Kuraeva
Photography by: Irina Kuraeva
Voice of Cathay Williams: Marissa Joyce Stamps
Edited by: Audrey E. Lorber