Dr. Kimberly C. Ellis



Speaker, Strategist, Storyteller & Curator

Kimberly C. Ellis, Ph.D. is a scholar of American and Africana Studies and a Creative who loves storytelling, politics, digital strategy and marketing and making social change. She is an expert on the Tulsa race riot, war and massacre of 1921, on the works of playwright, August Wilson, Black Twitter, the art of solo, world travel and social movements in the U.S.A. and abroad.

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   Dr. Goddess


Affectionately known as “Dr. Goddess,” Kimberly C. Ellis, Ph.D. is an award-winning performing artist, playwright and budding filmmaker, whose comprehensive understanding and participant-observer engagement with global social movements, makes for unique lecture performances.

Tulsa Greenwood


Greenwood Destroyed

Tulsa 1921

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Watchmen HBO Tulsa

The Tulsa Race Riot, War and Massacre of 1921, more popularly referred to as the destruction of “Black Wall Street,”  occurred in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in the Greenwood residential and business district. In October 2019, HBO premiered the new “Watchmen” series, which set its first episode within the “Tulsa Massacre,” thereby introducing millions of Americans and fans, worldwide, to the worst case of domestic terrorism. in the history of the U.S.A. Dr. Kimberly Ellis wrote about the tragedy for Dictionary.com:

It’s Past Time We All Learned About Black Wall Street and the Tulsa Massacre


A Trip Off The Old Block

Solo and Group

World Travel

“Travel Changes Everything”

Join Dr. Ellis on A Trip Off The Old Block, as she takes herself and others around the world, from Switzerland to Ghana, South Africa to New Zealand, Croatia to Senegal, Italy to Greece, France to Sevilla and Abu Dhabi to Iceland, Thailand and more!


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