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Emmy-Nominated Actor, Father and Author Dondre Whitfield Talks New Book and Becoming a Man
April 23, 2020
Male vs. Man: How to Honor Women, Teach Children, and Elevate Men to Change the World defines the difference between a male and a man: males look to be served while men chose to be of service. Whitfield takes it upon himself to uncover the ways of which he views manhood and hopes to transform it from chaotic to calm. Digging into his past and present to give a heartfelt guide to becoming a male worthy of “man status.” ... read more »
Grammy-Award Winning Performance Expert, KJ Rose releases new book ‘The Rose Effect’
April 23, 2020
The book that calls for your best performance ... read more »
“Full Dissidence” Examines Racial Disparity in America
April 9, 2020
Senior ESPN writer and author Howard Bryant released his ninth book “Full Dissidence: Notes From an Uneven Playing Field” earlier this year. The book consists of ten essays that explain the different ways in which American Society shows their disdain for Blackness and Black people. ... read more »
Author M.J. Duffy Builds a world around Love and the third time is the charm
March 5, 2020
The adventure continues in the land of Zankli with, Defiant love.  This coming March, the world prepares for the continuous journey found in the Zankli Chronicles book series. Her novels embark on the eternal story about the power and strength of love. Author M.J. Duffy explores the wild, untamed corners of the imagination. ... read more »
Black Woman Authors ‘I Am Bigger Than Nigger’
February 20, 2020
Görg says she chose the controversial topic because the “N” word has been given so much powe ... read more »
Author and Historian, Blair Imani Sheds Light on Great Migration
February 20, 2020
This book takes a deeper look, exploring multiple viewpoints during a key point in Black History. ... read more »
‘BECOMING’ by Michelle Obama wins Best Spoken Word Album GRAMMY Award®
February 7, 2020
Former First Lady Michelle Obama has earned a Best Spoken Word Album GRAMMY Award® for the audiobook recording of her memoir “Becoming,” published by Penguin Random House Audio. The Recording Academy® announced the award today during the GRAMMY Awards Premiere Ceremony® in Los Angeles. ... read more »
“Obviously: Stories from My Time Line” — Akilah Hughes’ hilarious book from the mind of an obviously bright woman
February 6, 2020
Her book has 31 chapters that I believe is a clear blue print to shaping a television show ... read more »
David G.Brown Obama Book
December 26, 2019
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Powerful Book For Young Black Boys Celebrates 25 Years With a Pledge to Get 1 Million New Readers
December 12, 2019
My Friend, My Hero, is celebrating its 25th Anniversary with a commemorative edition that includes an addendum of book discussion questions and now available ... read more »
The ALOUD series hosts Coogler and Coates for intimate conversation
October 24, 2019
Author Ta-Nehisi Coates and Director, Ryan Coogler Sat Down for an Intimate Conversation Surrounding the Black Experience and Coates debut novel, “The Water Dancer” ... read more »
#ACCESS901: Memoir Provides Lens to ‘See’ Cyntoia Brown-Long
October 18, 2019
As for “Young Cyntoia” specifically, “I would tell her, you don’t know half the things that you think you know,” she said. “I thought I knew better than my mother and anyone else around me. You couldn’t tell me anything! I would tell (Young Cyntoia), ‘you have no idea what life is really about. You’re not equipped, you’re not ready…to be grown… God has it so you’re in your home with your parents for a reason… so you learn the ways of the world.’” ... read more »
Dr. Carlin Barnes and Dr. Marketa Wills Educate the Community on Mental Illness
October 10, 2019
Two Harvard trained psychiatrists, Dr. Carlin Barnes and Dr. Marketa Wills, have released their first book titled “Understanding Mental Illness: A Comprehensive Guide to Mental Health Disorders for Family and Friends.” ... read more »
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