ntozake shange

[EBONY Throwback] Toni Morrison, Who Sounded Off on Race, Writing and Regrets, Dies at 88

In celebration of Pulitzer Prize- and Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison, who passed away on August 5, 2019 at the age of 88, we are revisiting this April 2015 article.

Ntozake Shange, Author of ‘For Colored Girls,’ Dies at 70

Ntozake Shange, a Black feminist poet and playwright, known most notably for her 1976 Tony…

Dianne Smith

Artist Dianne Smith’s Powerful Tribute To Ntozake Shange’s Poem

If one were applying for a ‘Black woman’s card,’ familiarity with Ntozake Shange’s choreopoem, “for…

Finding God in Ourselves: For Colored Girls at 40

Without Ntozake Shange, we would not have Beyoncé’s #LEMONADE or Ava DuVernay’s Queen Sugar. Shange’s play for…

i found god in myself

Ntozake Shange

40 Years of ‘for colored girls…’:Loving Ntozake Shange Fiercely

A fresh, new exhibit is on view at Harlem’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black…

Ntozake Shange Debuts New Work

In her private residence, playwright, Ntozake Shange is lost in her own world: one made up…