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Noire Histoir

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Noire Histoir features Black history facts, literature, and motivational stories from across the Black diaspora. Join Natasha McEachron as she celebrates Black pride, excellence, and power all 366 days of the year.

Noire Histoir features Black history facts, literature, and motivational stories from across the Black diaspora. Join Natasha McEachron as she celebrates Black pride, excellence, and power all 366 days of the year.

Location:

United States

Description:

Noire Histoir features Black history facts, literature, and motivational stories from across the Black diaspora. Join Natasha McEachron as she celebrates Black pride, excellence, and power all 366 days of the year.

Language:

English

Contact:

(347) 644-0363


Episodes

Steve Biko Murder and Aftermath [Black History Short 105 - Part Two]

10/19/2021
If you're interested in learning about the circumstances leading up to Steve Biko's murder and the attempt to cover up what happened, then my Steve Biko Murder & Aftermath Black History Short is for you. Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/bhs-steve-biko.

Duration:00:06:18

Driving Miss Daisy [Movie Review]

10/15/2021
A review of Driving Miss Daisy, a 1989 dramedy film about the 25-year relationship between a rude older woman and her chauffeur. Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/driving-miss-daisy-movie-review.

Duration:00:24:34

Steve Biko Early Life [Black History Short 105 - Part One]

10/12/2021
If you're interested in learning how Steve Biko's arrest and expulsion from high school led to him becoming an activist, then my Steve Biko Early Life Black History Short is for you. Show notes and sources are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/bhs-steve-biko.

Duration:00:05:01

Jubilee [Book Review]

10/8/2021
A review of "Jubilee" by Margaret Walker which follows the life of Vyry through the antebellum period, the Civil War, and Reconstruction. Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/jubilee-book-review.

Duration:00:33:29

Zora Neale Hurston Later Life [Black History Short 104 - Part Two]

10/5/2021
If you're interested in learning about the rollercoaster of Zora Neale Hurston’s work being published and receiving rewards while she experienced constant financial issues, then my Black History Short about Zora Neale Hurston's later life is for you. Show notes and sources are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/zora-neale-hurston.

Duration:00:05:31

New Jack City [Movie Review]

9/17/2021
A review of New Jack City, a 1991 Mario Van Peebles film about a Harlem drug kingpin and the local police force that is intent on bringing him down. Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/new-jack-city-movie-review.

Duration:00:26:22

Zora Neale Hurston Early Life [Black History Short 104 - Part One]

9/14/2021
If you're interested in learning about how Zora Neale Hurston's early life of striving to get an education set her on a path to writing, then my Black History Short about Zora Neale Hurston's early life is for you. Show notes and sources are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/zora-neale-hurston.

Duration:00:05:28

We Cast a Shadow [Movie Review]

9/10/2021
A review of "We Cast a Shadow” by Maurice Carlos Ruffin, a dark comedy about a man who goes to desperate lengths to shield his son from a dystopian society. Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/we-cast-a-shadow-book-review.

Duration:00:32:05

A. Philip Randolph [Black History Short 103]

9/7/2021
If you’re interested in learning about the union organizer who led pushes to desegregate the military, outlaw race-based employment discrimination within military departments, and provided the framework for the March on Washington, then my A. Philip Randolph Black History Short is for you. Show notes and sources are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/a-philip-randolph.

Duration:00:07:07

Dead Presidents [Movie Review]

9/3/2021
A review of "Dead Presidents", a 1995 Hughes Brothers film about Anthony Curtis (Larenz Tate), a young man who serves in the Vietnam War with hopes of charting his path in the world but is instead scarred by the atrocities of war. Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/dead-presidents-movie-review.

Duration:00:31:27

Maggie Lena Walker Later Life [Black History Short 102 - Part Two]

8/31/2021
If you're interested in learning about the first Black woman in America to charter a bank, then my Black History Short about Maggie Lena Walker's later life is for you. Show notes and sources are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/maggie-lena-walker.

Duration:00:05:09

Behold the Dreamers [Book Review]

8/27/2021
A review of “Behold the Dreamers” by Imbolo Mbue, the story of a couple who emigrate from Cameroon with their young son in hopes of a better life in New York City. Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/behold-the-dreamers-book-review.

Duration:00:31:25

Maggie Lena Walker Early Life [Black History Short 102 - Part One]

8/24/2021
If you're interested in learning about the childhood experiences that led to a fraternal order becoming part of a mission to help achieve Black economic independence, then my Black History Short about Maggie Lena Walker's early life is for you. Show notes and sources are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/maggie-lena-walker.

Duration:00:04:26

School Daze [Movie Review]

8/20/2021
A review of School Daze, a 1988 Spike Lee film (or shall I say "joint") about the divisions between various factions on the campus of a fictional HBCU. Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/school-daze-movie-review.

Duration:00:31:43

Gordon Parks [Black History Short 101]

8/17/2021
If you're interested in learning about an acclaimed photographer who was a successful fashion photographer but is most well known for his photo essays and portraits from during the Civil Rights Movement, then my Gordon Parks Black History Short is for you. Show notes and sources are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/gordon-parks/?utm_source=podcast&utm_medium=media&utm_campaign=bhs_gordon_parks&utm_content=general.

Duration:00:05:58

The Girl Who Smiled Beads [Book Review]

8/13/2021
A review of “The Girl Who Smiled Beads” by Clemantine Wamariya, which charts her and her sister’s experience as refugees during the Rwandan genocide. Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/the-girl-who-smiled-beads-book-review.

Duration:00:25:27

Stagecoach Mary Fields [Black History Short 100]

8/10/2021
If you’re interested in learning about the second woman overall and the first Black woman to brave the elements, bandits, and wild animals to serve as a United States Post Office Star Route Carrier, then my “Stagecoach” Mary Fields Black History Short is for you. Show notes and sources are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/stagecoach-mary-fields.

Duration:00:05:47

4 Little Girls [Movie Review]

8/6/2021
A review of "4 Little Girls", a 1997 Spike Lee documentary about the 1963 bombing of Birmingham, Alabama’s 16th Street Baptist Church which resulted in the deaths of four little girls. Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/4-little-girls-movie-review.

Duration:00:26:07

Bob Moses [Black History Short 99]

8/3/2021
If you're interested in learning about the organizer of the Mississippi Freedom Summer voter registration campaign and co-founder of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP), then my Bob Moses Black History Short is for you. Show notes and sources are available http://noirehistoir.com/blog/bob-moses.

Duration:00:06:36

The Underground Railroad Records [Book Review]

7/30/2021
A review of “The Underground Railroad Records” by William Still, a vitally important book that shares the experiences of people who escaped or attempted to escape slavery via the Underground Railroad. Show notes are available at http://noirehistoir.com/blog/the-underground-railroad-records-book-review.

Duration:00:18:00