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Black Men Under Siege in the United States of America

There have been many cases in the past five years (in history to be quite honest) that have alluded to Black men in the United States of America being under siege for the color of their skin. I just had a moment to reflect on the past three cases in our country that have divided … Continue reading

A Moment of Silence for Comedienne Robin Williams

I just found out that Robin Williams (1951-2014) died this morning and still shocked by the news! He committed suicide and was only 63 years old. It was known that the comedienne was depressed and had been treated often  — but ultimately it did not work out in his favor. My heart is heavy, because he … Continue reading

Social Rants

...motivation to begin writing my 1st scholarly book about five African American WOMEN librarians/cultural revolutionaries from Texas! I am in awe of this journey and nervous as hell!!! #bossy😉💯 #borntowriteforlife #iwriteaboutblackfolk #ubettathink2018 #allmyfriendsreadbooks #21stcenturyabolitionist
...a sigh of relief! I just completed/turned in my 3rd biographical sketch this year to be published about the life of Marion Vera Cuthbert (1896-1989) in the Encyclopedia of the Harlem Reniassance. I had the pleasure of also writing about Dr. Fannie Hagen Emanuel (1871-1934) and Josephine Beall Willson Bruce (1853-1923). I learned so much about their lives as writers, scholars, and activists! Honored tonight, indeed!!! #ubettathink2018 #allmyfriendsreadbooks #21stcenturyabolitionist #iwriteaboutblackpeopleandblacklife
...i will be giving out FREE copies of The Negro National Anthem: "Lift Every Voice and Sing" on MLK Day and at the MLK DAY PARADE in Austin, Texas at our vendor's booth... and during the entire month of February at the Austin History Center! For now memorize the words!#ubettathink2018 #allmyfriendsreadbooks #21stcenturyabolitionist #blackhistorymatters📚
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#minisymposium2018 #closingouttheyear #equityforumaustx #asianamericancenter
#pflugervilletexaslibrary #readlearncreate🔑 #ubettathink2018 #allmyfriendsreadbooks
#pflugervilletexaslibrary #communitypartners #travelinglibrarianarchivist📑 #blackhistorymatters📚
#pflugervilletexaslibrary #communitypartners #blackhistorymatters📚 #travelinglibrarianarchivist
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