The Power of the Adolescent Girl

by KEISHEL A. WILLIAMS Recently I was rereading Jamaica Kincaid’s “Girl” and discussing it with a group of college Freshmen.  For those unfamiliar, “Girl” is a powerful prose where the protagonist is listing a series of duties and responsibilities to her daughter, with the understanding that should she be able to do those things adequately, only then she would be considered a woman. The essay was … Continue reading The Power of the Adolescent Girl

Item of the Month: Audrey Loves Pac

by Keishel A. Williams Audrey Loves Pac. This image, which has brought together my two favorite people in the world, is cause for celebration. These two ‘fictional lovebirds’ who have created two very different real life legacies came together in one awesome artwork by DL Warfield for his #MYBFisBLK collection. Audrey Hepburn has been a true inspiration for my Modern Classic Woman campaign and her … Continue reading Item of the Month: Audrey Loves Pac