Our Voices Our Stories Mini Series: Episode 3: On Being Our Sisters’ Keeper
Join Dr. Culbreth and guests, Dr. Rebecca George, Ms. Bethany Loper , Dr. Alexanderia Smith, authors and contributors to “Our Voices Our Stories: An Anthology of Writings Advancing, Celebrating, Embracing and Empowering Girls and Women of Color” for a discussion on embracing girls and women of color. This episode will focus on how women of color act, react and interact with other, embrace each other and move within and around each other personally, academically and professionally. Topics include: jealously, being envious, race and color, mixed race identity, unity, on loving our sisters, supporting each other through the good, bad and ugly moments, interracial and intraracial unity among women of color, the need to protect, the evil eye, glares, negativity, issues experienced by women of color in the workplace, and the reasons why we embrace girls and women of color, etc.
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 8:00 PM EST
Listen Live: On Being Our Sisters’ Keeper
Dr. Rebecca George
Dr. George is currently serving as the clinical coordinator for Webster Universities Counseling program at the Columbia Metropolitan Campus. She has been with the university since 2007. Rebecca earned a Master of Science Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from the SC State University in 2000 and earned her PhD in Counselor Education from the University of South Carolina in 2007. Rebecca is a licensed professional counselor, licensed professional counselor supervisor as well as a licensed addiction counselor.
Dr. Alexanderia Smith
Dr. Smith is the South Carolina State Counseling Coordinator for Webster University. She earned a Master of Education Degree in Counseling from the University of Georgia in 2001 and earned her Ph.D. in Counselor Education from the University of South Carolina in 2007. Dr. Smith is a nationally certified counselor, a licensed professional counselor, as well as a licensed addiction counselor.
Submission: Black Girl Glare
Ms. Bethany Loper
Is a native of Wilmington, Delaware and currently resides in New Castle, Delaware with her family. She is an award-winning poet and author and is currently working on her first novel and poetry book.
- Makidada “Little Sister”
- Healing Prayer
- Unfillable Spaces
About Our Voices Our Stories Mini Series
The Our Voices Our Stories Mini Series consists of five episodes presented in celebration of the publication of the National Girls and Women of Color Council, Inc.’s anthology: Our Voices Our Stories: An Anthology of Writings Advancing, Celebrating, Embracing and Empowering Girls and Women of Color and in celebration of Women’s History Month.
Orders for Our Voices Our Stories: An Anthology of Writings Advancing, Celebrating, Embracing and Empowering Girls and Women of Color will be accepted beginning on March 20, 2019 via the website of the National Girls and Women of Color Council, Inc. and books will be shipped in April.
Link to Listen Live: On Being Our Sisters’ Keeper