Between emancipation and the civil rights era, a war of ideas and imagery helped to sow the seeds of the structural racism that endures in this country to this day.
Harlem resident LaNora Williams-Clark, Esq., has been selected as one of the winning Fellows at this year’s PitchBLACK, an interactive pitching session held on Friday in New York City.
Today, Mayor de Blasio appointed Anne del Castillo as Commissioner of the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME).
Our Native Daughters — the collaboration of Rhiannon Giddens, Leyla McCalla, Allison Russell and Amythyst Kiah — will launch their first-ever live performances this July in support of their LP Continue Reading →
New York City FC has today named celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson the Club’s first-ever Chief Culinary Coach.
Nancy Sue Wilson, February 20, 1937, December 13, 2018, was an American singer whose career spanned over five decades, from the mid–1950s until her retirement in the early–2010s.
Right on the heels of the Civil Rights Movement, one fearless Black pioneer reconceived a Harlem Renaissance for a new era, ushering giants and rising stars of Black American culture Continue Reading →
Now in paperback! Decades before the PBS documentaries, before Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Al Hirschfeld and many, many more went to Harlem.
Our neighbors at Harlem-based Demolition Depot just sent us an e-mail about a unique opportunity to own a part of New York City history.