Julie Whitney Scott is an Ohio poet, author, playwright, director, producer and founder of Mine 4 God Productions LLC and the Columbus Black Theatre Festival held every 2nd weekend in July in Columbus, Ohio.  She is also the host of Julie Whitney Scott Presents on WGRN - LPFM 94.1.

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Drawing of lots of tall buildings words in front Gentrification Zone and Poor People Please Leave Quietly
07 August 2019

In the early seventies I went to East High School and lived right smack in the middle of Mt. Vernon Ave and 21st, in a big ten room brick house. When I...

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10 June 2019

The Columbus Black Theatre Festival (CBTF) celebrates its seventh year this July. As an African American playwright myself, my goal for the CBTF is to...

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03 April 2019

On March 23, Amber Evans body was recovered from the Ohio Scioto River.  She had been in the river since January 28, 2019.  The community of Columbus and...

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11 February 2019

February is the month that is set aside for Black/African American history. For twenty-eight days people who live in the United States, the United Kingdom,...

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02 January 2019

As the new year begins and the old year ends, we begin another transition in our lives. We make our individual resolutions, our resolutions as couples and...

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06 December 2018

As we come to a close of the 2018 year many are wondering what makes us united as a nation. What is the core value of being an American? In the past...