‘Selma,’ The Most Prolific Film Ever

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By Eartha Watts-Hicks

On December 15th, 2014, I was at an Academy screening and Q&A for Selma. This is probably one of the most prolific films I have ever seen. Continue Reading →

‘Belle’ and Africans in Europe, 1440-1700’s (video)

Dido_Elizabeth_Belle-300x255By Tod Roulette

After 235 years an intimate family heirloom painting has been exposed to the world showing not just layers of soot and dusty varnish but the secretive social customs, hierarchy and race prejudices of 18th century aristocratic English society. Continue Reading →