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Year of Yes

How to Dance It Out, Stand in the Sun and Be Your Own Person

By Shonda Rhimes
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Year of Yes: How to Dance It Out, Stand in the Sun and Be Your Own Person by Shonda Rhimes

Year of Yes (2015) passes on the lessons learned by one of the leading women in entertainment today. These blinks take us on a journey with Shonda Rhimes – from childhood passions to college aspirations, professional successes to personal challenges. Learn why it’s crucial to say yes to the new and unknown!


  • Fans of Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal
  • Recent college grads unsure of what to do next
  • Aspiring television writers and creatives

Shonda Rhimes is the award-winning creator and producer of the critically acclaimed television shows Scandal, Private Practice and Grey’s Anatomy. Rhimes, who changed entertainment history by pushing for black female leads in mainstream television, is a pioneering black female showrunner.

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