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Voices That Guide Us

Voices That Guide Us (personal narratives):

Voices That Guide Us is an evolving and expanding collection of HD video narratives of black elders, professionals, and young people. It purposely includes other races that intersect with or are invested in our community. This repository was conceived in 2005 as a global learning tool of the American Black experience.

The purpose of Voices That Guide Us is to:

Convey the essential humanity of Black people through video

Offer a visual voice for views, advice, affirmations, and truths by us and about us

Enhance existing text articles in our website (primary or secondary resource)

Preserve the oral traditions that are the trademark of Black people

Spotlight un-stereotypical interpretations of who Black people are

Look, Listen & Learn
My Role As The Paul Robeson House Director, Frances Aulston
The Major Taylor Cycle Club (Minnesota Chapter), Louis Moore
My Career Advice for Writing, Lehman Riley
My Career Advice For Art, seangarrison
Black History and Classical Music, A Perspective, Stephen Newby

Frances Aulston is a library science and cultural history advocate in Philadelphia. In this segment, she briefly shares her duties as director of the Paul Robeson House.

Stats: 25 Views

Louis Moore is a retired administrator and cycling enthusiast. In this segment, he shares the origins of the Minnesota Chapter of the Major Taylor Bicycle Club.

Sports / Outdoors
Stats: 56 Views

Lehman Riley is an author and publisher specializing in children’s books. In this segment, he shares ways to appreciate writing as a career.

Stats: 49 Views

seangarrison is an artist and writer. In this segment, he shares why art as a career is rewarding.

Theatre / The Arts
Stats: 139 Views

Stephen Newby is a classical composer, professor, and musician. In this segment, he shares why African influence on classical is beneficial in the 21st century

Heritage Music
Stats: 118 Views