Page And Screen

Provocative. Thoughtful. Relevant. News. Reviews. Moving pictures. We curate the best works from page, screen, and mic by, for and about Black women, speaking to our voice, vision and always evolving world.

News

Women who used chemical hair straightening products were at higher risk for uterine cancer compared to women who did not report using these products, according to a new study from the National Institu...
Associate Professor Lissette Delgado-Cruzata is awarded prestigious Fulbright Award to support research on breast cancer in Black and Brown women.
Experts say efforts aimed at increasing Black patients' engagement with care are crucial to curbing a large racial gap in breast cancer mortality.

Reviews

As summer ends, author Diane McKinney-Whetstone joined a pool-side salon at the oldest Black-owned swim club in the nation to talk about her latest novel Our Gen.
Salamishah Tillet, author of “In Search of The Color Purple,” considers the iconic writer's creative journey in Walker's latest work edited by Valerie Boyd.
In case you're stuck on what to get the kids for the holidays, consider Nkechi Taifa's children's books that affirm young Black lives.

Moving Pictures

From education to policy, this documentary highlights the thoughts and actions of Black women activists and educators as they express the weight of having student loan debt.
Bessie Coleman was honored by an all Black women Aircrew to highlight her legacy as the first Black woman to earn a pilot's license.
Farai Chideya, the host of Our Body Politics Podcast, talks on Roe v Wade and the impact reproductive choice has on Black Women now and in history.
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