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5 Black Horror Writers To Read This Halloween

  Fear in the black community takes on even more meanings and covers so much more than what is found in typical in the horror genre. Yet black horror fiction and black horror writers are under appreciated and often overlooked. But for this Halloween season CFTC is putting a spotlight on 5 legendary black horror…

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13 Must Read Hip Hop Autobiographies

  Hip-Hop artists are some of the most captivating, colorful, and compelling people in The Culture. The lives they’ve lead and the stories they can tell naturally make them great subjects for biographies and who better to tell those stories than the MC themselves? Hip-hop memoirs can give us a glimpse into an artist’s creative…

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Lupita Nyong’o Writes Children’s Book About Embracing Your Natural Beauty

    Lupita Nyong’o is adding author to her growing list of accomplishments.   The Oscar winning actress has written a children’s book titled Sulwe, due out in January 2019 from powerhouse book publisher Simon & Schuster. It is a picture book centered around  a 5-year-old Kenyan girl named Sulwe (which means “star” in Nyong’o’s native language), who…

10 Books By Black Authors To Read For The Summer

  The black experience is something both unique and varied. And most of all, they’re important and need to be shared and read. We’ve put together a list of 10 of the best books by black authors published recently. They range from realistic stories, to science fiction, mystery thrillers, investigative journalism and histories. From fiction…

Books & Authors For The Culture

  AUTHORS   Maya Angelou– I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings,Gather Together in My Name, Singin’ and Swingin’ and Gettin’ Merry Like Christmas, The Heart of a Woman, All God’s Children Need Traveling Shoes, A Song Flung Up to Heaven,Mom & Me & Mom, I Shall Not Be Moved, Phenomenal Woman: Four Poems Celebrating…