3 years ago, Dark Girls was released. A moving documentary about afro-american women’s relationship with their skin.
Broadcasted on OWN, the Oprah Winfrey’s channel, Bill Duke’s movie had a huge success. For those who didn’t get a chance to see it, you can do it by clicking here.
The director decided to create a book about it through an incredible collection of pictures with women from every social classes. The book’s portraits have been magnified by the talented Barron Clairborne.
After the Women and the Peace days, here are the BROWN SUGAR DAY.
You certainly watched the movie a classic in the Afro-American movies collection. Well, the A-KA agency gives you the opportunity to relive the movie on the big screen during a special day where 3 other major movies will be projected.
This is the first time I heard about an event like this in France. Actually, were not used to see a lot of afro-american movies here. I mean, in a movie theater, not on the couch. If your name is not Will Smith or Denzel Washington, its difficult.
The Natural Hair Academy is THE meeting of the year where all the Natural Hair Lovers from here and elsewhere gather.
The program has been revealed few days ago during a breakfast with our French favorite bloggers.
The event is planned on March the 21st, in a splendid place, lEspace Tapis Rouge in Paris.
Last year, the A-KA agency, which organizes the event, already surprised us by inviting renowned outside speakers like Taren Guy and the Monroe sisters.
The 4th edition promises to be even more impressive with a rich program and first grade speakers:
You may have heard about the Natural Hair Academy. You know, the annual event which celebrates natural hair and the beauty in all its forms. Then, the Natural Hair Academy organized its 3rd edition last Saturday in an atypical place : the Espace Tapis Rouge in Paris.
This year, the Natural Hair Academy seduced more than 1.000 attendees and gathered some reknown speakers. Among them : Felicia Leatherwood, Monroes sisters, Ken Burkeen ( founder of Huetiful hair steamer), Wendi Levy and Kim Etheredge (creators of Mixed Chicks) and the eagerly awaited Taren Guy.