Tag Archives: Cicely Tyson

Tuesday Open Thread

Today’s performance Cece Winans for Ms. Cicely Tyson

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Friday Open Thread | Cicely Tyson Week

Happy Fry-day, Everyone! Hope you’re enjoying Ms. Tyson this week. Today it’s the show The Trip to Bountiful.

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Thursday Open Thread | Cicely Tyson Week

The many faces of Cicey Tyson on the cover of Ebony Magazine

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Wednesday Open Thread |Cicely Tyson Week

Happy Hump day! Hope you’re enjoying Cicely Tyson week. Now let’s get to the ROOTS! In 1977, Cicely Tyson starred as Kunta Kinte’s mother in the ground-breaking TV Mini series ROOTS.

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Tuesday Open Thread | Cicely Tyson Week

More Cicely! Today we look at Ms tyson and the movie The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman. Realistic Fiction Novel The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman is a 1971 novel by Ernest J. Gaines. The story depicts the struggles ofAfrican … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Cicely Tyson Week

Happy Monday, Everyone! This week’s featured artist is the incomparable Ms. Cicely Tyson. Her career and life spans for 8 decades. We’ll explore her work as an actress and her ground-breaking work in TV and film. Cicely L. Tyson (born … Continue reading

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Videos | Brown Sugar: Eighty Years of America’s Black Female Superstars

Hat tip Yahtc! THANK YOU. Hope you enjoy the documentary series. And the FAN-TAB-U-LOUSNESS of these women cannot be DENIED

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