WHAT WE ARE : READING

WHAT WE ARE : READING

By Jane Morledge

“There's Always Work at the Post Office: African American Postal Workers and the Fight for Jobs, Justice, and Equality”  by Philip...

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NOTES FROM THE SALON . No.1 .

NOTES FROM THE SALON . No.1 .

By Jane Morledge

Welcome to Bephies Beauty Supply and the premier launch of our blog & newsletter “NOTES FROM THE SALON” where we discuss and curate stories on women and beauty, through the lens of our multi-cultural community, systems and self.

 

 

 

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"BEAUTY SHOP POLITICS: African American Women's Activism in the Beauty Industry" by Tiffany M. Gill

"BEAUTY SHOP POLITICS: African American Women's Activism in the Beauty Industry" by Tiffany M. Gill

By Jane Morledge

"Beauty Shop Politics: African American Women's  Activism in the Beauty Industry" Beauty Shop Politics conveys the everyday operations and rich culture of black beauty salons as well as their role in building community.

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BLACK GIRL CHURCH

BLACK GIRL CHURCH

By Jane Morledge

"BLACK GIRL CHURCH"  The film Black Girl Church explores the relationship of Black women to the beauty supply store and why being there can sometimes feel like being in a sanctuary.

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"FRAMING BEAUTY" by Deborah Willis

"FRAMING BEAUTY" by Deborah Willis

By Jane Morledge

"FRAMING BEAUTY" by Deborah Willis. One of five beauty parlor images in artist Deborah Willis's exhibition “Framing Beauty,” explores how present-day African-Americans construct their identity and image.

 

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