FIT Live Interview, with special guest A'Lelia Bundles!
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About the Event
We are so excited to welcome Journalist, Author and Advocate, A'Lelia Bundles! A'lelia is a media powerhouse, and great-great grandaughter of Madam CJ Walker! Join us for our LIVE interview to learn about her approach to life, philosiphies on entrepreneurship and how she is building a winning community in the midst of uncertain times! We'll also discuss her inspirational journey, and learn how to stay FIT during these difficult times!
Author and journalist A’Lelia Bundles is at work on her fifth book, The Joy Goddess of Harlem: A’Lelia Walker and the Harlem Renaissance, a biography of her great-grandmother, whose parties and arts patronage helped define that era. On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker – a New York Times Notable Book about her entrepreneurial great-great-grandmother – is the inspiration for Self Made, a four-part Netflix series. With Oscar-winner Octavia Spencer in the lead role, it premiered in the #1 slot during its first weekend in March 2020. Ms. Bundles is a vice chairman of Columbia University’s Board of Trustees and immediate past chair of the board of the National Archives Foundation. She also is a member of the advisory boards of the March on Washington Film Festival, the Schlesinger Library on the History of Women at Harvard’s Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study and the Smithsonian’s National Women’s History Initiative. She founded the Madam Walker Family Archives and is the brand historian for Madam C. J. Walker Beauty Culture, a line of hair care products inspired by her great-great-grandmother and manufactured by Sundial Brands.
About FIT Live:
SGE prides itself on uplifting women and people of color who are changing the game in terms of career, life and entrepreneurship! We feel that by sharing the stories of inspiring individuals, dynamic individuals and entrepreneurs, we can encourage others to step out to do the same. That is why the SGE team has created the FIT Live Interview Series, designed to uplift people like YOU, and inspire individuals everywhere to find their own Faith, Intuition, and Tenacity!