Emmanuel Little
Emmanuel Little is a current doctoral student and higher education practitioner from central Georgia where he works and lives with his beautiful wife and daughter. His current work in higher education revolves around recruitment and retention programs for Black males at both the P-12 and postsecondary levels with a focus on those entering the teaching profession. Emmanuel has been published on EdWeek and Diverse Issues in Higher Education and is looking forward to finishing his doctoral studies in his quest for world domination. He can be found on Twitter with the handle @ItsMrLittle.

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The Last Soul Man Standing

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Ray. Otis. Sam. Al. Bill. Bobby. James. Curtis. Stevie. Donny. Marvin. Mere mention of this lineage of soul men instantly evokes the emotion, pain, joy, and raw authenticity of the many classic songs they’ve given us. Their songs provided the soundtracks for plenty of memorable moments – from cookouts to weddings to bedrooms and seemingly everything…

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Music as My Ministry

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I miss going to church. As I write this, it's been months since I've entered a sanctuary. As someone who was raised, empowered by, and coddled within the Black church, with two preachers for parents (one being a pastor), this is no small feat. Cognitive dissonance between my own Blackness, personal politics & my Christianity…