...With an additional master's degree in Television and Radio from the City University of New York at Brooklyn College, Mitchell also worked for Pacifica Radio's syndicated news program 'Democracy Now!' in New York City.
Carmen is originally from Lorain, Ohio and completed her undergraduate studies at Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio. As an African American Studies major at Oberlin, she was awarded a Ford Mellon Minority Undergraduate Fellowship which enabled her to pursue independent research on Black queer independent films. She also received a Mellon Minority Undergraduate Fellowship and investigated Black women's blues music and the articulation of diverse sexualities during the Harlem Renaissance.
Mitchell currently lives and works in Japan as a multimedia English teacher. She looks forward to returning to graduate school for doctoral studies in an interdisciplinary field in the near future."