ARCHIVED: Holly Robinson-Peete ’86, Alice Walker ’65, and Sanaa Hamri ’86 nominated for NAACP Image Awards; Peete to co-host ceremony

Friday, March 4, 2011

Holly Robinson Peete ’86 will co-host the , the nation's premier multi-cultural awards show celebrating the outstanding achievements and performances of people of color in the arts. Peete's children's book My Brother Charlie is nominated for an award in the category of Outstanding Literary Work–Children. In addition, Just Wright, a film directed by Sanaa Hamri ’86, is nominated for Outstanding Motion Picture, and Hard Times Require Furious Dancing, a book by Alice Walker ’65, is nominated for Outstanding Literary Work–Poetry