Brittani Nichols is a writer, actress, and comedian here in Los Angeles. She’s written for a lot of online mags, many with a feminist bent and she’s written a few pilots. She’s currently got one cooking of for MTV Yo, Is This Racist? Brittani is also a recurring character on Transparent and just finished filming her first film, Suicide Kale. So, a busy lady. We sat down and talked about growing up poor versus privilege when you’re an artist and the differences between black student culture and white student culture in high school.