Day: September 9, 2019

“Lift Every Voice” Article Review

The reading starts off by acknowledging the fact that in the current day Black Women are demonstrating leadership roles around the world. For example, a number of movements such as #BlackLivesMatter, #MeToo, and #SayHerName was

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Folk Music Critique

Although, this post was very insightful on Folk music it could be improved upon. Stating that “selfishness” was the reason Africans were stripped of their identity is small scale. Africans specifically from West Africa were

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Marian Anderson and Florence B.

Marian Anderson and Florence B. and Their Influence on Today Jones’s article, Lift Every Voice: Marian Anderson, Florence B Price and the Sound of Black Sisterhood, dives into how important voicing black women’s struggles to

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Marian Anderson by Olivia Tomlinson

Review of Marian Anderson by Olivia Tomlinson Marian Anderson’s performance at the Lincoln Memorial raised awareness to the power of black women in civil rights and suffragette movements.  Women like Anderson and Florence are an

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