Schomburg Center Acquires American Icon Harry Belafonte’s Extensive Personal Archive

The New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture has acquired the personal archive of civil rights activist, award-winning entertainer and producer, and cultural icon Harry Belafonte. Continue Reading →

John Oliver Killens, Harlem Writers Guild Co-Founder, Friend Of Harry Belafonte And More

John Oliver Killens, January 14, 1916 – October 27, 1987, was an American fiction writer from Georgia. His novels featured elements of African-American life. Become an Harlem World Insider – Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: A Celebration Of The Music And Legacy Of Harry Belafonte (Photographs)

By Rudy Collins On Friday, March 1st, 2019, City College Center for the Arts presented “Turn the World Around”, a celebration of the music and legacy of Harry Belafonte. Become Continue Reading →

A Conversation With The Legendary Harlem Fave Harry Belafonte

Three-time Grammy Award—winning musician, Actor and Activist Harry Belafonte is one of the most successful Jamaican-American artists of all time, renowned for bringing the Caribbean sound to the international mainstream. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: “Turn The World Around” Tribute Concert To Harry Belafonte

On Thursday, March 1, 2018, photographer Seitu Oronde was there to take these great photographs at the “Turn The World Around” Tribute Concert to Harry Belafonte at City College Center for the Continue Reading →