Featured in Part 1:
AMMA ASANTE | TEDxBrixton
The power of defining yourself.
RAKIA REYNOLDS | TEDxBarnardCollege
Rules of the road on your journey to success.
SARAH LEWIS |TED2014
Embrace the near win.
ANNE-MARIE IMAFIDON | TEDxBarcelonaED
Let’s save the world with girl-led startups.
SOMARA THEODORE | TEDxCreativeCoast
The evolving identity of a first generation American.
MEMORY CHAMPITI | TEDxYouth@Lilongwe
Local charity: Yes you can.
DR MAGGIE ADERIN-POCOCK | TEDxHousesofParliament
The dawn of a new space era.
NOZIPO MARAIRE | TEDxHarare
Indigenous versus indi-genius.
FELICIA HATCHER | TEDxJamaica
Tell your failure story.
Featured in Part 2:
PANASHE CHIGUMADZI | TEDxJohannesburg
A new self-identity for Africans.
MAJORA CARTER | TEDxMidWest
Three stories of local eco-entrepreneurship.
PATRICIA OBO-NAI | TEDxLabone
The age of the girl geek.
LATISHA CAMPBELL | TEDxYale
I am a radical: changing the odds.
CHIMAMANDA NGOZI ADICHIE | TEDxEuston
We should all be feminists.
MAAMEYAA BOAFO | TEDxAccra
Being the real me without apology.
OLA OREKUNRIN | TEDxBerlinSalon
MELLODY HOBSON | TED2014
Color blind or color brave?
MAGATTE WADE | TEDxUFM
Disruptive Brands as Cultural Innovation.
Featured in Part 3:
THANDIE NEWTON | TEDGlobal 2011
Actor Thandie Newton tells the story of finding her “otherness.”
MINNA SALAMI | TEDxBrixton
To change the world, change your illusions.
TARA WILKINSON-MCCLEAN | TEDxBridgetown
Re-imaging wealth in global media.
PENINAH NTHENYA MUSYIMI | TEDxAmsterdam
I am the change.
THELMA GOLDEN | TEDxHarlem
Innovation Through Art – The Preposition Problematic.
MICHAELA DEPRINCE | TEDxAmsterdam
From “devil’s child” to star ballerina.
SHAKIRAH BOURNE | TEDxBridgetown
The curse of the starving artist.
KIMBERLY BRYANT | TEDxKC
ZAIN ASHER | TEDxEuston
Trust your struggle.
ALLYSON HOBBS | TEDxStanford
The chosen exile of racial “passing.”
Featured in Part 4:
HANNAH POOL | TEDxEuston
Discovering myself while discovering Erithrea.
JASMINE BURTON | TEDxAtlanta
Innovation to sanitation through empathic design.
KAKENYA NTAIYA | TEDxMidAtlantic
A girl who demanded school.
FADEKEMI AKINFADERIN-AGARAU | TEDxEuston
Finding my calling.
RAPELANG RABANA | TEDxCapeTown
Using mobiles to rekindle learning.
PATIENCE MTHUNZI | TED2015
Could we cure HIV with lasers?
ORY OKOLLOH | TEDGlobal 2007
How I became an activist.
Cultural heritage: a basic human need.
This is the final part of our series of five posts sharing TED talks by fifty talented black women from across the globe.
Featured in Part 5:
ANGELA PATTON |TEDxWomen 2012
A father-daughter dance… in prison.
JULIANA ROTICH |TEDGlobal 2013
Meet BRCK, internet access built for Africa.
CATHERINE PHIRI |TEDxEuston
Debunking the made-for-Africa script.
CHINWE ONYEAGORO | TEDxWindyCity
I’m an inefficient market entrepreneur.
DAYO OLOPADE | TEDTalentSearch
The new African narrative.
NDIDI NWUNELI | TEDxEuston
Rage for Change.
MAYA PENN | TEDWomen 2013
Meet a young entrepreneur, cartoonist, designer, activist Maya Penn.
DR MAMPHELA RAMPHELE |TEDxCapeTownED
Rising to our citizens’ responsibility.
reblogging for later! hoping that there are some mental disease/coping strategies discussions on this list