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Creativity

Ways that grandmothers inspired or discouraged creativity. Also, the ways in which grandmothers expressed their own creativity (Music, writing, quilting, cooking, baking, sewing, handy work, gardening, home decorating, etc.). Creativity may also involve various collections (knick knacks, music, china, coins, etc.) and hobbies (scrapbooking, making preserves, canning vegetables, etc.). Submissions can be short narratives with pictures of creative products- Quilts, Knick Knack Collections, and so forth.

TESTIMONY: AIESHA TURMAN
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TESTIMONY: AIESHA TURMAN

Aiesha Turman is an Interdisciplinary PhD candidate at Union Institute & University where her dissertation foregrounds the work of Black women writers as essential texts that act as blueprints for A …
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TESTIMONY: NATALIE DAISE
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TESTIMONY: NATALIE DAISE

For more than 30 years, Natalie Daise (November 1960-) has developed and facilitated interactive learning experiences for educators, students, and audiences in schools, universities, conferences, and other venues. Her belief …
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Testimony: Dr. Ysaye Barnwell
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Testimony: Dr. Ysaye Barnwell

https://youtu.be/pA9JQO-_62w

Dr. Ysaye Barnwell shares the story behind “No Mirrors in My Nana’s House.” Watch the video above to hear her and Dr. LaShawnDa Pittman talk about the song she …
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TESTIMONY: E. NINA JAY
6 months ago

TESTIMONY: E. NINA JAY

For Ada Mae Clay (1897-1980)

Real black grandmothers know how to cook the food braid platts in lil black gurlz’ hair lead the family from quiet mountains always aware …
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