About Janice Littlejohn

Janice Rhoshalle Littlejohn is the co-author of Swirling: How to Date Mate and Relate Mixing Race, Culture and Creed (Atria), now in development for film adaptation through George Tillman and Robert Teitel’s State Street Pictures production company. Janice is editor of All About the Benjamins: Helping People Create Sustainable Wealth in the Midst of Financial Insanity by Melanie Perry (Sankofa Press) and director of the documentary, …but can she play?: Blowin' the Roof Off Women Horn Players in Jazz, currently in production. A career journalist, she writes about media and culture; women and African American issues. She is a longstanding contributor to Multichannel News and Emmy magazines, and was a columnist for the Associated Press and BlackVoices.com. Her work has appeared in numerous publications including the Los Angeles Times, USA Today and Essence. She lives in Southern California.