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On the 'A' w/Souleo: African-American Literary Awards Show Faces Questionable Future

On the 'A' w/Souleo: African-American Literary Awards Show Faces Questionable Future

10.29.2014
For the second time in its ten year history, the African-American Literary Awards Show [AALAS] has canceled its ceremony. The first cancellation...

Here Comes the Judge

10.24.2014
Artists are attempting to find something through the maintenance of a practice but what is a politician or leader trying to find? The answer...
Where 13 Famous Women Were At 25

Where 13 Famous Women Were At 25

10.24.2014
Not quite young enough to consider yourself "just out of college," yet still not quite old enough to spend all your free time worrying...
Hillary Clinton, Toni Morrison Among Speakers At Maya Angelou Memorial

Hillary Clinton, Toni Morrison Among Speakers At Maya Angelou Memorial

HILLEL ITALIE   09.12.2014
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Nobel laureate Toni Morrison were among the expected speakers at...
Writers Block: The End of Summer Excuses

Writers Block: The End of Summer Excuses

09. 2.2014
I put aside time this summer to write my book. I had a house on the beach in Rhode Island, and a firm commitment to finish by the end of...
Watch: Maya Angelou on Facing Evil

Watch: Maya Angelou on Facing Evil

08.19.2014
I revisit a 1988 documentary in which Angelou and I attended a conference on "Facing Evil," held in the Hill Country of central Texas....

Empathy Motivates Physical Therapists to Follow Their Call to Care

08.18.2014
photo courtesy of Rosalie O'Connor Copyright 2005, used with permission from the Feldenkrais Guild of North America "If You Find it...
Daily Meditation: We'll Rise

Daily Meditation: We'll Rise

Antonia Blumberg  08.15.2014
We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises...
Watch: Going Home With Maya Angelou

Watch: Going Home With Maya Angelou

08.12.2014
In this first of two programs celebrating her extraordinary life and legacy, I revisit an episode from his 1982 series Creativity in which...

Interviewing the Gospel Ambassador: How Bobby Jones Impacted the Culture of Television

08. 5.2014
Standing atop a stage dressed in a jeweled suit with custom designer shoes, an electrifying roar automatically fills the studio. It feels...
India Arie Remembers Maya Angelou And Talks About The Pitfalls of Stardom

India Arie Remembers Maya Angelou And Talks About The Pitfalls of Stardom

07.31.2014
Singer India Arie speaks about her relationship with Dr. Angelou, as well as her own journey, from anonymity to stardom, and how those...
Women in Print: Five Must-Reads for Your Summer List

Women in Print: Five Must-Reads for Your Summer List

07.30.2014
If you're lucky enough to be planning a few beach days or weekend getaway and need a break from emails and news headlines, consider these...
4 Steps to Talking with Your Children About Tragedy

4 Steps to Talking with Your Children About Tragedy

07.28.2014
A lot of us have a tendency to not talk about tragedy with our children. And that is only natural. We want to protect them more than anything....