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Essence Magazine defends choice of white fashion director

Yahoo – 2010-07-29

The editor of Essence Magazine defended Wednesday her recent hiring of a white fashion director -- a first for the 40-year-old publication that celebrates black women.

What will happen with Essence magazine? Time will tell

Poynter. – 2013-02-14

Two weeks ago the media world buzzed about the 480 jobs lost at Time Inc. The corporation-wide layoffs bypassed some properties, including Essence. Or so it seemed. By the end of last week, Essence...

Seamus Heaney, Nobelist whose poems were the essence of the Irish soul, has died at 74

The Washington Post – 2013-08-31

Seamus Heaney, the Irish poet whose verse captured the transcendent power, darkness and humanity of his conflicted homeland, died Aug. 30 at a hospital in Dublin. He was 74. His death was announced...

The Images Of Black Women In Media Still 'Only Scratch The Surface,' Essence Study Finds

HuffingtonPost – 2013-10-16

Character's like Kerry Washington's Olivia Pope on "Scandal", and Nicole Beharie's Lt. Abbie Mills on "Sleepy Hollow" are a breath of fresh air for many black women, according to a recent study....

New Boutique Publishers Return to the “Essence” of Publishing

Publishing Perspectives – 2014-01-28

France's Allary Éditions and Sweden's Haute Culture Books promise a return to the 'essence' of publishing, producing books with greater care and exuberance.

We Can't Stop Staring At Solange, Erykah Badu And Ledisi's Stunning Essence Covers

The Huffington Post – 2014-04-02

We literally can't take our eyes off of Essence magazine's May issue. Maybe because the glossy decided to tap three of the most beautiful songstesses and style stars around -- Solange, Erykah Badu...

Erykah Badu & Ledisi Share Beauty Advice From Their Mothers At 'Essence' Dinner

The Huffington Post – 2014-05-09

This Wednesday, Essence magazine celebrated two of its May 2014 cover girls -- neo-soul visionary Erykah Badu and eight-time Grammy nominee Ledisi -- with an intimate event in New York City called...

Essence Editor-In-Chief Vanessa K. De Luca Talks Magazine's Historic 'Black-Out' Cover

The Huffington Post – 2015-01-13

In a historic editorial decision, February’s cover of Essence Magazine does not feature a prominent celebrity photo, but instead took a stand on a more pressing issue. The magazine features a...

Divine genius does not exist: Hard work, not magical inspiration, is essence of creativity – 2015-02-02

Malcolm Gladwell's 10,000 hours rule has a lot going for it: Creativity is not magic -- it's work

Shonda Rhimes, Ava DuVernay And Other Badass Women Grace The Cover Of Essence's May Issue

The Huffington Post – 2015-04-15

Yes! Essence magazine is marking a big milestone in May -- and to honor the event, they’ve dedicated the cover of their upcoming issue to five well-deserving badass women. The publication aimed...

Essence Festival Attracts Thousands To New Orleans To Celebrate, Empower Black Lives Everywhere

The Huffington Post – 2015-07-04

NEW ORLEANS -- Thousands trekked to New Orleans this July Fourth weekend to celebrate the much-anticipated 21st annual Essence Festival. This year’s celebration by Essence, one of the leading...

Essence Magazine Celebrates #BlackGirlMagic In Exciting New Issue

The Huffington Post – 2016-01-06

Essence magazine debuted its first "Black Girl Magic" issue on Wednesday, which celebrates a class of well-deserving and hardworking black women who are paving our future. It is part of the...

Inside the Party With a Purpose: Time Inc.'s Essence Festival Is a Marketer Draw

Advertising Age – 2016-07-18

Hosted by the Time Inc. magazine brand and presented by longtime sponsor Coca-Cola, the annual three-day cultural celebration is one of the largest live events of the year. Arriving shortly after...

Obamas Cover Essence, Open Up About Their Impact On Black Kids

The Huffington Post – 2016-09-08

After eight years in the White House, the Obamas certainly have accomplished a lot.  But, in the October issue of Essence magazine, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama said...

Barcelona’s Daniel Fernández: Protecting the Essence of Publishing

Publishing Perspectives – 2016-09-20

As he contemplates speaking on October 18 at Frankfurt Book Fair's The Markets conference, Spain's Daniel Fernández talks of struggles in cultural shifts, copyright, and piracy. The post...

Appealing to Diverse Audiences, Essence and Snapchat Launch Third Pop-Up Discover Channel

Advertising Age – 2016-12-19

Snapchat could appeal to more diverse audiences with its latest media partners that are helping reach African-Americans and Hispanics.On Monday, Essence , a magazine celebrating black women, posted...

Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe Shine On Essence's February Cover

The Huffington Post – 2016-12-23

The stars of “Hidden Figures” grace the February cover of Essence magazine with style, beauty and pride. The cover features Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monáe, all...

Essence Highlights 100 Woke Women In Special Empowerment Issue

The Huffington Post – 2017-04-17

Essence magazine is recognizing 100 woke women in a special anniversary issue solely focused on sisterhood and empowerment. On Monday, the magazine revealed its full list, which includes women...

Essence Begins a Live Streaming Show on Twitter

Advertising Age – 2017-07-12

Essence magazine on Tuesday began streaming a live weekly talk show on Twitter, the first video series there that might be considered part of so-called Black Twitter, the informal designation for...

Time Inc. just sold Essence magazine to Richelieu Dennis

Fast Company – 2018-01-03

Time Inc. has announced that it sold Essence–both the magazine and its parent lifestyle brand–to a holding company owned by SheaMoisture founder Richelieu Dennis. “This...

Thursday Wake-Up Call: The Real Reason Trump Loves McDonald's? Plus, Essence Magazine Gets Sold

Advertising Age – 2018-01-04

What do you think are you able to laugh at the joke? Also: A group calling itself Resistance SF protested Twitter's decision to allow Trump to keep using the platform, The Verge reports. Activists...

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