Broad and High

Author Carlotta Penn

Clip: Season 8 Episode 10 | 5m 33s | Video has closed captioning.

Frustrated by the lack of diversity in children’s literature, Columbus author and educator Carlotta Penn decided to write a book of her own. She recently published her second children’s book, The Turtle with an Afro, which encourages Black girls to love and embrace the versatility of their hair.

Aired: 12/17/20

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Major funding for Broad & High is provided by the Greater Columbus Arts Council, with contributing funding from the Bill & Mae McCorkle Foundation.