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Black Enterprise Magazine September/October 2018 Issue

MC Lyte and mother Constance

MC Lyte and her mother share advice for the youth

Last month University of Texas celebrated track coach Beverly Kearney, who stands as one of the most decorated coaches across all of collegiate athletics, held her fifth annual Minority Mentorship Symposium in Austin Texas. Black Enterprise‘s own Tennille M. Robinson was in attendance to document the event, which included individuals from the fields of sports, entertainment, corporate, political and academia. While there, we caught up with recording artist and narrator Lana “MC Lyte” Moorer and her mother, Constance, who shared their thoughts on the importance of mentorship. Here’s what the mother and daughter had to say.


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Anslem Samuel

Anslem Samuel, Senior Producer, has been a culture critic and entertainment journalist for over 10 years. After a four-year stint as Culture Editor at The Source, the New York native became the founding Editor-in-Chief of The Ave, an independent quarterly publication that combined entertainment, social issues and politics. From there, he served as the Senior Editor for XXL magazine for three years before moving up the ranks to Digital Content Director for Also heading up an award-winning relationship blog, he now brings his lifestyle expertise to