Noire Histoir Posts

If you’re interested in learning about the first Black woman and first Native-American to hold a pilot license then my Bessie Coleman Black History Short is for you.

Historical Profile

On a basic level, “Ghana Must Go” by Taiye Selasi is a book about family and identity. A man named Kweku Sai, his wife Fola, and their four children. Kweku is from Ghana and Fola is from Nigeria, the two meet in America and get married. It’s a very engrossing read about how pride, fear, and secrets can steal our joy and cut us off from having and maintaining meaningful relationships.

Book Reviews

If you’re interested in learning about the first Black female neurosurgeon in America then my Alexa Canady Black History Short is for you.

Historical Profile

A review of “The Color Purple”, a historical drama based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning 1982 novel of the same name that was written by Alice Walker. “The Color Purple” follows Celie, a poor Black woman living in rural Georgia, as she embarks on a journey to find herself, her voice, and a place in the world.

Movie Reviews

If you’re interested in learning about one of the oldest and most significant civil rights organizations then my National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Black History Short is for you.

Historical Profile