The overt dehumanization and separation of children from their families, caging children in detention centers, unprecedented raids on the homes of immigrants, the misrepresentation of our communities as criminals and rapists is a direct attack on the Black and Brown communities we represent. Continue reading
The Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute is pleased to present Celebrating Sacred to Secular: The Writings of Dr. Marta Moreno-Vega
a program exploring the African roots of the popular Latin music of the famed Palladium Era.
Join the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute
for its first annual Visionary Circle Reception, an incredible celebration among artists, social activists, and cultural luminaries as we recognize Dr. Marta Moreno Vega
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Join the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI) for its first annual Visionary Circle Reception, an incredible celebration among artists, social activists, and cultural luminaries.
The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute
(CCCADI) are excited to usher in a new chapter in the organization's evolution, with the unanimous appointment of Melody Capote
as Executive Director. Continue reading
Institution builder, professor, artist, activist, and CCCADI founder Dr. Marta Moreno Vega republishes her personal memoir When the Spirits Dance Mambo: Growing Up Nuyorican in El Barrio
, with a new introduction.Continue reading
The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI) issued the following statement welcoming interim executive director Margarita Rosa; saluting Dr. Marta Moreno Vega for 40 years of commitment as executive director and welcoming her into new role:Continue reading
The New York Women’s Foundation (The Foundation) honored four inspiring Manhattan women at its Neighborhood Dinner on September 19th, 2017. Continue reading
In our current era of systematic racism, gender-based violence, neo-fascism, and religious intolerance, a pioneering New York City based
cultural arts organization is hosting Trade/itions event in Harlem.Continue reading
“It is imperative that we continue to destroy and dissect these myths out here…that we do not continue to perpetuate this myth that there’s a disconnection,”
explained Ademola Olugebefola, Visual Artist, cofounder WEUSI Artists Gallery and Academy, Dwyer Cultural Center & NYNCA, the “The Art of Justice: Articulating an Ethos and Aesthetic of the Movement.