Pharrell: Places and Spaces I’ve Been

Pharrell Williams is releasing a coffee table style book which will feature conversations between himself and friends such as Anna Wintour, Nigo, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Hans Zimmer and Chad & Shae. T...

Wilda Gerideau Squires

Wilda Gerideau-Squires is an award-winning fine art photographer who has received international recognition for her abstract images. As the jurors for the ARTROM Gallery of Rome, Italy said of her abs...

Bittersweet by Sheila Banks

When a deeper hued playmate declares, “My mamma says you ain’t nothin’ but a whole lotta yellow gon’ to waste,” Ellie gets a taste of racism on her side of the fence. But the oft...

Charles Dutton Talks “The Obama Effect” Film

Charles Dutton is fielding hard-hitting questions and accusations about his new film The Obama Effect.People have accused his independent movie of being a Hollywood-financed project. While others ques...

Liya Kebede

Liya Kebede was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Her modeling career took off when she was 18. Debuting at the spring Ralph Lauren and BCBG Max Azria shows in Paris she was personally selected by Tom Fo...

Grace Kisa: Sculptured Life

Multi-media artist Grace Kisa, a native of Nairobi, Kenya, graduated from York University in Toronto, Canada with a major in Art and a minor in Psychology. She also holds an Associate Degree in Art fr...

A Moment With Reverend Dieuner Joseph

  Reverend is just one of many titles Dieuner Joseph wears. Joseph is the founder of Imani Temple Baptist Church and CEO of the Holistic Transformation Center. He is the author of the critically ...

A Moment With Karen Hudson

Karen Hudson is the granddaughter of famed architect Paul R. Williams and director of his archives. She has been chronicling the African-American experience in Los Angeles through her writings and pho...

A Picture (of Love) is Worth a Thousand Words

The words that pour through my pen often represent a concentrated overflow of all of the passion, pain and promise that I’ve experienced throughout my 30+ years on earth. And while I work through my...

A Weekend Getaway: Turks & Caicos

Turks & Caicos is like no other Caribbean destination. Consisting of 40 different islands and cays, diversity is a common thread and comfort and luxury rule. Honestly, to get the full T & C ex...

High Seas Preparation

Forewarned is fore- armed. A little prepara- tion is insurance that your dream cruise won’t morph into a battleship. Sure — selecting the right wardrobe is a pri- mary concern. On the SS You, much...