#09-19 Black Women Power, 1991 … NABJ panel: Power, Is It a Sexual Thing?

At the (US) National Association of Black Journalists’ 1991 conference, a panel of powerful women journalists and scholars discussed the relationship of gender and race to a variety of different types of power.

Host(s): Katherine Davenport; Bev Smith, cable TV host for BET
Featured Speakers/Guests: Dr. Julianne Malveaux, economist and syndicated columnist; Dr. Gwendolyn Grant, psychologist and columnist for Essence magazine; Dorothy Gilliam, first Black woman columnist for the Washington Post – who was writing a book on racial diversity in the media; and Dr. Niara Sudarkasa, an anthropologist and the first woman president of Lincoln University. 

Credits: Produced by the late Katherine Davenport, co-founder of WINGS; current WINGS Series Producer, Frieda Werden; thanks to the National Association of Black Journalists for permission to record.

Comments: Archival program has previous WINGS sound logo.