2017 by Antoinette Ellis-Williams

Who is Antoinette Ellis-WIlliams?

Dr. Antoinette Ellis- Williams is a scholar, minister, mother, wife, activist, poet and artist.  Antoinette Ellis-Williams is a  professor of Women's and Gender Studies at New Jersey City University.

Dr. Ellis-Williams applies her research of topics such as urban politics, health care, social justice and race her daily life.  She works daily to enrich and empower the people of her community and the world.  Read more

Upcoming Events
Book Alert: Black Gardenias: A Collection of Poems, Stories, & Sayings From a Woman's Heart

Dr. Antoinette Ellis-Williams'  debut publication "Black Gardenias” is a collection of poetry, short stories and sayings dedicated to women from many different areas of life and their struggles against and triumphant over various forms of oppression, including but not limited to sexism, racism and classism. Through Dr. Ellis-Williams' use of intense emotion, language and imagery her work is relatable to a wide audience; men and women, old and young.

CORRECTION for OPENING 3/8 4:30 pm

There is a $15 fee.

Go online register https://www.aboveartstudios.com/product/who-is-she-exhibition.  Use code SHE f...

Curated by Atim Annette Oton

Image above by Nanette Reynolds Beachner

Resistant Women: Art, Empowerment and Activism speaks to diverse and divergent way...

 Dr. Antoinette Ellis-Williams will participate in a panel with Ben Jones, Lawrence Hammtand Junius Williams on Saturday, January 22, 2020.  Come out...

 The West Orange Public Library presents a Black History Month Exhibit: From This Fertile Soil: Ancestors and Icons.  

Antoinette Ellis-Willi...

Thrilled to be part of this upcoming exhibition. Curated by Mansa K. Mussa

“The first recorded group of enslaved Africans arrived in North America in...

Scarf Diaries written and produced by Antoinette Ellis-Williams is a one-woman play consisting of multi-ethnic intergenerational vignettes/monologues...

 Come out and support Antoinette Ellis-Williams and fellow artists during Newark Arts Festival.

Ellis-Williams' work will be exhibited:

October 10-13 "B...

 SAVE THE DATE:  Give Thanks Cocktail Fundraiser

Dr. Antoinette Ellis-Williams is one of  Advocate for Girls honorees. 

Saturday, Novembe...