Past Appearances in 2019

Dr. Sheila Brooks, Founder, President and CEO of, SRB Communications released her first book, “Lucile H. Bluford and the Kansas City Call: Activist Voice for Social Justice.” Check out some of the 2019 highlights from 2019 so far...

September 2019

Larry Young Morning Show - Radio Interview

Dr. Sheila Brooks went on air with Larry Young to discuss Lucile Bluford, The Kansas City Call and social justice. Listen to the interview below!

Dr. Sheila Brooks on the Larry Young Morning Show
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Behind the Scenes - Video Interviews 

Dr. Brooks has begun a series of video interviews with various individuals who knew Lucile Bluford and those who impacted her, or were impacted by her life. Check out some fun photos of her interviews!

August 2019

Fireside Chat in Chicago, IL

Dr. Sheila Brooks traveled to Chicago to host a book event at Taste 222 with ComEd.

March 2019 - Women's History Month

50th NAACP Image Awards

Dr. Sheila Brooks was nominated for an NAACP Image Award in the Outstanding Literary Work category for “Debut Author”! She traveled to Los Angeles, California for the 50th Annual Awards Ceremony. While in L.A., Dr. Brooks began negotiating a television
documentary deal for her book!

Les Gemmes 12th Annual Literary Luncheon 

Participating in the Nashville, Tennessee Les Gemmes 12th Annual Literary Luncheon was a great experience for Dr. Brooks. Not only did she meet new authors, but she obtained great exposure for her book, "Lucile H. Bluford and the Kansas City Call: Activist Voice for Social Justice. 

PECO Network of Exelon Women &

Exelon African American Resource Alliance

Dr. Sheila Brooks traveled to PECO in Philadelphia to speak to their Network of Exelon Women group. This event was extra special because Michael Days, VP of Diversity and Inclusion for Philadelphia Media Network and Former Editor of Philadelphia Daily News, was the event moderator. 

Ideal Electric Supply Corporation

Dr. Brooks spoke to her dear friend Cora William's company on the first day of Women's History Month. Cora Williams is the Founder and CEO if Ideal Electric Supply Corporation.