Awards spotlight. (Film).
Congratulations to Susan L. Taylor, senior vice president and editorial director of Essence. Taylor has been named to the American Society of Magazine Editors' (ASME) Hall of Fame.
For the past 30 years, Taylor has been a guiding force at Essence and a symbol of achievement to black women around the world. In 1999, Taylor was the first African-American woman to receive The Henry Johnson Fischer Award for lifetime achievement from the Magazine Publishers of America. She is the author of In the Spirit: The Inspirational Writings of Susan L. Taylor, Lessons in Living, and Confirmation: The Spiritual Wisdom That Has Shaped Our Lives (coauthored with her husband, Khephra Burs.) She will be honored during the 2002 National Magazine Awards Luncheon on May 2nd.
2002 Grammy Awards
The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences presented the 44th Annual Grammy Awards on February 27, 2002. Walter Mosley won the award for Best Album Notes for Richard Pryor ... And It's Deep Too! The Complete Warner Bros. Recordings (1968-1992), and Quincy Jones won for Best Spoken Word Album for his audio book recording of Q: The Autobiography of Quincy Jones.
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|Publication:||Black Issues Book Review|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||May 1, 2002|
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