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The festival will celebrate its 25th anniversary this year.
The black women's magazine is no longer under Time Inc.
This realization has happened slowly. Our struggles as women of color are very similar, if not the same. I created the Melanin
On Monday the countdown began - four days until Friday, three days, and so on. At the age of 27, being this unfulfilled was no way to live and so I did what they tell you never to do. I quit. And here's why.
Ginger Rogers didn't toe the line. She danced to her own tune to advance women in Hollywood for generations to come. Her message is on point today. What should women in Hollywood do to earn respect and equal pay and roles?
We black girls have our magic, but we need the words of Audre Lorde now more than ever. And in these messy times, so does everyone else.
It still hasn't hit me. I'm living my dream and I look forward to continuing to work hard towards becoming a better, stronger dancer. Now that we're here, my hope is that in time, this won't be such a rare achievement, and my reviews and mentions in the media will refer to me simply as a "ballerina," because that's what I am.
“Most of the public gatherings you see are around anguish and chaos so I think the Essence Festival is really important because
The fictional Lyon brothers of hit TV show Empire, Andre, Jamal and Hakeem are expanding their kingdom this month to now
Yes! Each of these women has created powerful narratives that have helped to boost the representation of black women in media
ESSENCE magazine kicked off the Grammy Awards weekend on Thursday with the 6th annual Black Women in Music event. The star