From doctors, poets, scientists, actors, entrepreneurs, activists, novelists, and everything in-between, there have been a large number of influential Black women to present TED and TEDx Talks in recent years on diverse and rich ideas.
Here are 30 TED talks by Black women to get you motivated, no matter what field you are in or where your interests may lie. Everyone and anyone can take something away from these women’s powerful and moving presentations.
1. Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Writer
19. Claron McFadden, Soprano
28. Anna Deavere Smith, Playwright and Social Critic
Very intelligent women indeed, this will hopefully inspire and continue to inspire people all around the world for generations.
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