patrick a. howell (7 results)

Cellist Kandis Davis: Inspiring Brown Babies To Take A Different Look At the Arts

Celebrating Kandis Davis, a professional cellist who stands out for being different and showing Black children a new way to... be.

– Jan 27, 2015

Top Five Funniest ‘Blackish’ Moments

As the midseason premiere of ABC's hit show 'Blackish' debuts, we count down our favorite Blackish scenes.

– Jan 6, 2015

‘The Ghanaian Goldilocks’: A Colorful Take On a Classic Tale (REVIEW)

Check out this deliciously original take on Goldilocks, with a Black boy from Ghana as its precocious star.

– Dec 17, 2014

From Datcher Dreams to His Americus: Holiday Reading for the Winter, Torched and Charred

The Michael Datcher Americus novel is a study in Black and white.

– Dec 12, 2014

The New Mutants: Black Excellence In the New Class of Black Global Super-Achievers

  By PATRICK A. HOWELL “There is a new class of black super-achievers graduating for the first time.” Mark Penn, “Micro-Trends: The Small Forces Behind...

– Apr 22, 2014

Picking Role Models That Count: Parents Have Way More Juice Than Hollywood

Forget waiting for Hollywood to funnel heroes to our kids. This dad has a few role models just perfect for Black children.

– Mar 7, 2014

A Black Father Talks His Son Through a Kevin Hart Joke and the Fine Art of Stereotyping

A Kevin Hart joke that plays on stereotypes inspires a "King" to school his "prince" on the importance of image.

– Feb 28, 2014