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In June we are shining a light on Robert Jones, Jr.! He is the author of the Instant New York Times Best Selling Novel The Prophets.

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Mays Author spotlight is Alisha Rai

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Jazzy Gee started writing at an early age. She always felt the need to put her feelings into words. As a teenager, she won a contest for an essay she wrote about coffee titled "The Think Drink." Her hobbies include reading, dancing and entertaining. She enjoys spending time with her big family and friends, taking long walks, and listening to old school R&B. She does a wonderful Diana Ross and Tina Turner impersonation. She believes everyone is a writer, as long as they have a story to tell and a song in their heart. Gloria Myers a.k.a. Jazzy Gee was...

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Feminista Jones is a Philadelphia-based feminist writer, public speaker, community activist, and semi-retired social worker. She is an award-winning blogger and the author of the novel Push the Button, the poetry collection The Secret of Sugar Water, and the critically-acclaimed Reclaiming Our Space: How Black Feminists Are Changing the World From the Tweets to the Streets (Beacon, 2019). Her work centers Black American culture, critical race theory, intersectionality, women’s health and well-being. Since 2013, Feminista has presented and lectured at various colleges and universities including Princeton, Cornell, Columbia, Boston University, UC Berkeley, and The University of Pennsylvania. Represented by APB Speakers, Feminista is a highly sought-after...

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Happy New Year! 2020 was a trying year filled with a lot of downs, but there were also some ups that helped us cope. For me, reading was one of those ups. Alot of amazing books were published in 2020 including one written by the author we are shining a light on in January. January's author spotlight is shining bright on Theresa M. Robinson. She is an author, ATD certified Master Trainer, professional speaker, and coach. She is also Married and a mother of two adult children. Theresa has been featured on the Forbes list of 7 Anti-Racism Educators Your Company...

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