Black Issues Forum

"Hairlooms" with Author Michele Tapp Roseman

Season 32 Episode 3217 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Hair and haircare are powerful forces in the black community, and so much of the self-esteem of black women in particular is tied to how their hair compares to that of other women around them. Author Michele Tapp Roseman, along with Professor Stephanie Irby Coard and UNC-TV employee Mariah Barksdale, dive deeper into why women of color are exploring a new age of loving their hair the way it is.

Aired: 03/13/17

Rating: NR

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Black Issues Forum is a local public television program presented by PBS NC.