Books and Plays By and About Black Women

To the dismay of summer and autumn lovers, the weather is finally turning colder. While some may get cuffed, others like to curl up with with a blanket, tea, and a good book. Here is a list of some books by and about black women to read this winter. The Classics Their Eyes Were Watching God…

I Ain’t Ya Mammy

Recently, while binge-watching “A Different World,” I came across an episode which had a particular impact. The sitcom, a spin-off of The Cosby Show, A Different World, takes a look into the lives of a group of college students at the fictional HBC, Hillman College. In the episode, Whitley Gilbert chose pieces of artwork to include…