Norris's memoir "The Silence of Grace" explores "the costs of keeping quiet."
'Diff'rent Strokes' star Gary Coleman, who died Friday, became a household name at a transitional period for black child actors.
Home Improvement — 35 million viewers tuned in to see if Wilson would come out from behind the fence when the show ended on May 25, 1999. Actor Tim Allen, one of the stars of the show, is seen here.
Wallace & Gromit track down a 'cereal killer,' 'Cosby Show' marks 25 years, Lev Grossman's latest novel is like 'Narnia' for adults, and more.
Since Obama's candidacy, African-American professionals once invisible in mainstream America, are moving from prime-time fiction to everyday fact.