Ordinary Extraordinary African American Women: The Elders
She joins Davis in a discussion of her book, released earlier this year. It spotlights 10 African-American women, all now over 70, who were backbones of their respective communities as mothers, teachers, artists, business women, trailblazers, activists, wives, friends, and confidants. They overcame racism, glass ceilings, and other challenges to achieve and inspire.
Colbert, an attorney and writer, is a native of Oklahoma.