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As If Lupita Wasn't Inspiring Enough...

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 03.10.2014 | Black Voices

During a recent segment of HuffPost Live, critically acclaimed author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie discussed Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong'o and her i...

Can Women Be Taken Seriously While Wearing Heels?

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 03.10.2014 | Style

Acclaimed Nigerian writer (and yes, the woman featured on Beyonce's "Flawless" track) Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie stopped by HuffPost Live to discuss a n...

Countering the Single Story About Higher Education's Public Purpose

Scott J. Peters | Posted 11.27.2013 | College
Scott J. Peters

Imagining America creates spaces for people to tell, hear, and learn from multiple stories about the public purposes of higher education.

7 Days with Jimmy - On Artists and Narrative Building

Ariana Austin | Posted 08.18.2013 | Arts
Ariana Austin

When I was growing up there was a story I loved to hear. In 1980, James Baldwin spent seven days with my parents and their friends in Washington. He h...

The Danger of a Single Story

Yazmany Arboleda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Yazmany Arboleda

The outcome of a single story can be that it flattens our understanding of art and of each other in a now globalized world.

Citizen Media: Drown Out the Noise

Ruthie Ackerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ruthie Ackerman

What makes (the best of) today's journalism different is that citizen journalists the world over have the opportunity to share their hyperlocal, interactive, personal portrayals of their communities.