Category: Publishing

Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands.

Jamaica – Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in Many Lands

Mary Seacole was a nurse, world traveler and businesswoman.  She traveled from her home in Jamaica to Panama, England, and Ukraine and set up the “British Hotel” behind the lines during the Crimean War. Based on her life experiences, she wrote her autobiography titled “Wonderful Adventures of Mrs. Seacole in.. Read More…

The Black Traveler Insights, Opportunities & Priorities

United States – The Black Traveler: Insights, Opportunities & Priorities

On September 9th, 2000, MMGY Global announced that they would be developing a series of market research studies to be informed by diverse travel advocacy organizations to better identify the needs, behaviors, and sentiments of underrepresented travel communities. The first installment of these studies titled  The Black Traveler: Insights, Opportunities.. Read More…

Black Meetings and Tourism_September October 2020 Issue.

United States – Black Meetings & Tourism

Black Meetings & Tourism, founded in 1994, is a bi-monthly trade publication for and about the $40 billion-plus African American group and leisure travel, incentives, and meetings market. References: Black Meetings & Tourism. Photo: Black Meetings & Tourism – September/October 2020 Issue.  Black Meetings & Tourism.    

First-edition dust jacket cover of Roots- The Saga of an American Family, the 1976 historical novel by Alex Haley. Photo Credit: © Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.

United States – Roots: The Saga of An American Family

Roots: The Saga of an American Family is a 1976 novel written by Alex Haley. It tells the story of Kunta Kinte, an 18th-century African, captured as an adolescent, sold into slavery in Africa and transported to North America, following his life and the lives of his descendants in the.. Read More…