How It Feels To Be Free
Alicia Keys doesn’t mind being compared to Lena Horne
The musician talks about why she admires Horne so much and how one of her dreams would be to play her. She also explains what she means when she says that she’s “ready to be free.”
Carroll tells the story of an early makeup session for the TV show “Julia.”
Historian Ruth Feldstein on the role of women entertainers in the civil rights movement.
Waithe describes how Tyson's natural hair was an inspiration to many others.
Having a role model on TV who looked like her made a big difference for Halle Berry.
Producer, actor and writer Lena Waithe on the mixed feelings Blaxploitation evokes.
Tyson was mindful of how she performed Black womanhood.