My 10 Books/Must See's to share for August!
Fatherhood on Netflix
Kevin Hart stars in this Netflix Film portraying the challenges of a widower who suddenly loses his wife during childbirth and must raise their daughter alone. Definitely one I love!
The Black Church Episodes 1&2 - The Black Documentary
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of African American religion beginning with the trans-Atlantic slave trade and the extraordinary ways enslaved Africans preserved and adapted their faith practices from the brutality of slavery to emancipation.
Faces at the Bottom of the Well by Derrick Bell
There is so much debate about Critical Race Theory and I made the decision to learn more.
Our Time is Now by Stacey Abrams
An amazing narrative of why the path to success is the path of failure.
The Bias Diagnosis by Ivan Beckley
Statistics show that black and people of colour have worse health outcomes, and die more often than white people, across many fields of medicine and variety of illnesses. Ivan's search for answers takes him to the roots of modern medicine.
"The Ghost Among Us" on Spotify or Apple Podcast
The Ghost Among Us is a podcast dedicated to telling the lesser-known gost stories from a cultural standpoint. Two Atlanta Based sisters, Precious (our new External Relations Manager) and Kaiya, have been on the mission to research and document the creepy tales that need to be told most.
The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin
Wish I'd read this in high school like many others. My favorite quote, "The price of the liberation of the white people is the liberation of blacks. The total liberation."
Talk and Walk A Children's Guide to Racial Justice
Created and Developed by Terra Gay
Collaborative project of Atlanta Theatre community for kids to learn racial justice. Check it out here.
Nollywood on Netflix
Ok I'm officially addicted to Nollywood. I love watching people who look like me in acting, directing, writing engaging stories. It's a unique experience.
Monk TV Series
Yes, I'm rewatching the series! It's one of my favorite shows.