Eboni K. William has always been brave in sharing her truth.
Eboni K. Williams on Developing Self-Confidence & Celebrating Blackness
Williams is shook up The Real Housewives of New York City In its thirteenth year, she was the first Black actress to be cast in the series. She believes that her new book will be a success. Be Black Today: Good News for Black Americans The opportunity was to “frame what Blackness means for me, growing up in America as a Black female.”
Sonia Baghdady reports that she felt “this was an opportunity, in this moment of American culture and landscape to write a novel that celebrates Blackness as I haven’t seen it enough”. Advocate Now. “It is clear that in the current racial and cultural climates, many marginalized groups feel unheard, unsafe, and unprotected.”
The majority of stories that are told about Blackness tend to focus heavily on the “trauma” [and] devastation,” Williams says Bet on Black It’s “very much about personal choice and liberation within the black American’s psyche and their intention.”
Williams shares his experience of growing up and reading works by historical Black activists and philosophers, such as Fredrick…