Examining Black Holiday Movies & Literature

45 minutes

This pandemic holiday season demands that families find new activities that are fun and safe. Watching classic holiday movies is a long tradition. But have you ever watched African American holiday films? Or read Black holiday stories? Grab an eggnog espresso and get ready for a great discussion! Join the ETT Team as they discuss their favorite Black holiday movies. They also examine the elements of a holiday movie, the importance of Black films during the holidays, and the differences between classic (White) holiday movies and African American holiday films. The answers might surprise you. Another surprise: listen to Black holiday stories read by Mel and Marlene!  

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