Smithsonian Names Harlem’s Schomburg Center Onetime Director As New Director

The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) just named Kevin Young as their new director, the Smithsonian reports. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Victor Hugo Green’s The Green Book

Victor Hugo Green (November 9, 1892 – 1960[) was a Harlem, New York, postal employee and civic leader. He developed and wrote what became known as The Green Book, a Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Schomburg At The 5th Anniversary Afro-Latino Festival Of New York

The Afro-Latino Festival of New York returns for its 5th edition on the weekend of July 7 and 8, 2017, with a Tribute to Women of the Diaspora. Become an Continue Reading →

The NY Public Library Names Joy Bivins Director Of The Schomburg Center For Research In Black Culture

Following an exhaustive national search, The New York Public Library has named Joy Bivins director of the internationally-renowned Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem. Become an Harlem Continue Reading →