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Culture & Style
Writing a novel that unpacks imperialism while coping with present-day hate taught this best-selling author and psychotherapist the decolonizing power of self-care.
, September 23, 2022
Whether you’re already Afro-licious or thinking about transitioning to a freeing and fashionable ’fro, learn care and styling tips from a top textured-hair specialist.
, September 16, 2022
Learn new moves while getting some exercise, feeling the music, meeting new people and having a good time.
, September 9, 2022
A genius sister designer created Jackie Kennedy’s wedding dress. Piper Huguley’s juicy read, ‘By Her Own Design,’ captures the life of Ann Lowe, couturier to America’s elite.  
, September 9, 2022
Subscribers delighted in the items we hand-picked or created to fit the season’s ‘Enjoy the Moment’ theme. Plus, they had a good time connecting in our L&L Facebook group. 
, September 9, 2022
New daytime talk shows hosted by Jennifer Hudson and Sherri Shepherd; Viola Davis bossing up as ‘The Woman King’; Angela Bassett’s regal return in ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,’ and more.
Named as her majority-Black town’s first Black valedictorian in recent memory, she was abruptly forced to share the honor with a white student. Was this a clerical error, or something else?
This HBCU administrator says first-generation students enrolled during the pandemic are getting an education in survival.
, August 26, 2022
From famous faces to industry insiders, these women not only give us #stylegoals, they also use their platforms and influence to inspire change.
, August 26, 2022
The best souvenirs are often new friendships. Here’s how to hook up with globe-trotting girlfriends for cruises, tours and meetups.
, August 19, 2022
The plot thickens! Put on your detective hat and get ready to decipher the clues in these page-turners by notable Black novelists.
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