Month: August 2016

California St. University Fullerton Prof Natalie Graham Wins Cave Canem Poetry Prize

Originally posted on GOOD BLACK NEWS:
African-American Studies Assistant Professor Natalie Graham (photo via article via Natalie Graham, assistant professor of African American studies at California State University, Fullerton, has been selected as the winner of the 2016 Cave Canem Poetry Prize from the Brooklyn, New…

Cicely Tyson to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from Congressional Black Caucus

Originally posted on GOOD BLACK NEWS:
Cicely Tyson (photo via article by Kellee Terrell via Legendary actress Cicely Tyson is adding more awards to her repertoire. The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF) recently announced that the 91-year-old actress will be a recipient of a lifetime achievement award in…