Library Of Congress Acquires Nearly 100,000 Images By Harlem Photographer Shawn Walker

It’s Halloween in Harlem, sometime in the 1970s. Five children stand in a shadowed doorway: Mickey Mouse and a little monster pose at the top of the steps, while Superman Continue Reading →

Brewer Honors Harlem Photographers At Black History Month reception

On Monday, Feb. 29, hundreds gathered at MIST Harlem for Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer’s Black History Month reception recognizing the work of three Harlem photographers: Shawn Walker, Ming Continue Reading →

The Timelessness Of The Photographs Of Kamoinge In Harlem

In 1963, the Kamoinge Workshop produced their first portfolio of photographs taken by members who made up the group. The portfolio included a statement that read: “The Kamoinge Workshop represents Continue Reading →

Rapper, Actor, Activist, Poet, Rebel, Legend East Harlem’s Túpac Amaru Shakur 1971 – 1996

Tupac Amaru Shakur, rapper, actor, activist, thug, poet, rebel, and visionary, born Lesane Parish Crooks, June 16, 1971 – September 13, 1996, in East Harlem, New York. Follow Harlem World Continue Reading →

Fantasia Performs New Song “Looking For You” On BET’s Sunday Best (Video)

After making a triumphant return from its four-year hiatus earlier this summer, BET’s inspirational singing competition, “Sunday Best,” moves closer to crowning a new gospel superstar. Follow Harlem World Magazine Continue Reading →

Macy’s Honored Black History Month With Fashion Icon Harlem’s Dapper Dan And More

On Wednesday, February 20th, 2019, guests were invited to Macy’s Herald Square to hear from special guests Dapper Dan and Brandice Daniel, in celebration of Black History Month. Follow Harlem Continue Reading →