Young Gabrielle Goodwin has joined the growing roster of today’s
“kidpreneurs.” At just 9 years old, she is the CEO of her own hair
accessory company, Gabby’s Bows, which was launched when she was 7 years
old. TNJ Senior Editor Sergie Willoughby recently spoke to Gabrielle and her mother, Rozalynn Goodwin, about the business.
Brian Asingia and Franco Abbot are building what has been dubbed the
Disney of Africa. Their DreamAfrica is a digital storytelling platform
and offers entertaining and educational family friendly storybooks,
audiobooks, music and video/animations.
Brenda Dixon Gottschild's new book, Joan Myers Brown & the Audacious Hope of the Black Ballerina: A Bio-history of American Performance, is a timely testament to a legendary role model who inspired
generations of little Black girls to reach for the stars in the face of a
racist society that would just as soon crush their prima ballerina
Sonny Rollins, one of jazzdom’s most proficient and legendary tenor
saxophonists, may not be a household name, but millions will gather some
sense of his legacy after viewing a recent broadcast of the Kennedy
Center Honors on CBS-TV.