“The Sweet Flypaper Of Life” New Edition Talk With Sherry DeCarava In Harlem

The Sweet Flypaper Of Life” was a magnificent photographic-literary work published to great acclaim in 1955. Continue Reading →

Dread Scott In Conversation With RevBooks Spokesperson Andy Zee In Harlem

flag-art-by-dred-scott2Artist Dread Scott makes revolutionary art to propel history forward.vHe first received national attention in 1989 when his art became the center of controversy over its use of the American flag. Continue Reading →

Book Launch “The New Communism” By Bob Avakian In Harlem

bob-avakian-and-cornel-west-in-harlemHarlem has a long history of Communism from W. A. DomingoMarcus Garvey, Humbert Harris to Williana “Liane” Jones Burroughs,  and many more. So its no surprise that On October 8, 2016, a major book launch of THE NEW COMMUNISM by Bob Avakian will take place at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

“Mounting Frustration: The Art Museum in the Age of Black Power” With Susan E. Cahan In Harlem

mounting and susan cahan1Consider this: Prior to 1967, fewer than a dozen museum exhibitions in the U.S. had featured the work of African American artists. Continue Reading →

Andy Zee Talks Revolution On Harlem World Radio

andy ve at revolution books in harlemGrab your tea, sit down and listen to Andy Zee. Andy Zee was a Village Voice photographer who has transitioned into the spokesperson for Revolution Books. Continue Reading →

A New Bookstore Opens In Harlem (update)

revoltuion booksHarlem has always been a hub for “alternative” politics from Marcus GraceyCanada Lee to Liberation Books and more, so its no surprise that a bookstore that call itself “the center of a movement for revolution,” has swapped its Chelsea digs for Lenox Avenue because of escalating rent. Continue Reading →

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