In Marcus Garvey Village A “Supportive Housing” Project Grows In Harlem

According to a recent press release from Harlem-based developer Carthage Real Estate Advisors, construction is progressing at Marcus Garvey Village. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Charlie Parker Jazz Festival 2017 At Marcus Garvey Park In Harlem

City Parks Foundation is proud to announce the 25th Anniversary celebration of the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Carthage Real Estate Advisors And Urban American Management Join Forces To Develop Equitable Housing

Carthage Real Estate Advisors and Urban American Management are excited to announce they are teaming up to form a joint venture. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Continue Reading →

Columbia Professor Develops Affordable Housing Un-Gentrification Project In Harlem

Edward Poteat, who for the past nine years has taught “Affordable Housing Financing” at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, is a professor who practices what he teaches. Become an Continue Reading →

Rabbi Wentworth Arthur Matthew Founder Of The Living God In Harlem, 1892 – 1973

Wentworth Arthur Matthew (June 23, 1892 – December 1973), a West Indian immigrant to New York City, was the founder in 1919 of the Commandment Keepers of the Living God, Continue Reading →

Lewis H. Michaux, Our Greatest Bookseller,1932 – 1974 (Video)

Harlem bookseller and civil rights activist Lewis H. Michaux, 1895–1976. Harlem’s Troy Johnson founder of AALBC.com called Michaux “our Greatest Bookseller.” Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Newsletter!

Public Art Takes Root Across 110th Street In Harlem

Marcus Garvey Park, like all of Harlem, is contested space. It was named for the Pan-Africanist leader in 1973, but the adjoining landmarked district retains the old name, Mount Morris Continue Reading →