Black History Month Watchlist

She’s Gotta Have It (1986) is based on the life and sexual liberation of Spike Lee’s character, Nola Darling. Ms. Darling is a young artist living in Brooklyn who is involved with three men. The film depicts how she balances and ultimately comes to terms with it all. Feel free to check out my review…

Barracoon: The Story of the Last “Black Cargo”

Barracoon: The Story of the Last “Black Cargo” is a non-fiction work by the late author, Zora Neale Hurston. The book is based on Hurston’s 1927 interviews with Cudjo Lewis, the last known living survivor of the Middle Passage. She initially failed to find a publisher because the book was written AAVE and discussed a lot…