Stories by Kristal Brent Zook

Kristal Brent Zook is currently a Contributing Writer with the Women's Media Center and Essence magazine and Associate Professor of Journalism at Hofstra University. Her most recent book is I See Black People: The Rise and Fall of African American-Owned Television and Radio (Nation Books, 2008). subscribe to Kristal Brent Zook's feed

Posted on: Jul 12, 2008, Source: Women's Media Center

The Internet is helping women bloggers of color get their messages out without having to first get approval through a male power structure.

Posted on: Jun 15, 2007, Source: Women's Media Center

Broadcast media ownership by minorities has plummeted by at least 14% since 1997.

Posted on: Apr 21, 2004, Source: AlterNet

By age 65, the average American will have watched nine years of television. Looking back on our lives, do you suppose we'll wonder what grand dreams we might have chased with those hours instead?