Cynthia Woodland Reflects On Her Grandmother's Life

by Philip Ashby
| November 24, 2016

Wisconsin Public Television

Cynthia Woodland remembers the woman she calls “the last of the big mamas” — the matriarch of her family.  In this animated story, Woodland interviews her grandmother and discovers a deeper understanding of her family’s matriarch and the influence she had on her family.

Tags: family / Big Mama / St. Louis / black woman / grandma / grandmother

Philip Ashby is an animator for the "Wisconsin Life" project who enjoys road tripping on the classic Wisconsin highways with no destination.