Mayor Office Announce New Partnership Connecting Library Patrons To Mental Health Resources

The Mayor’s Office of ThriveNYC and The New York Public Library (NYPL) today announced “Spaces to Thrive,” a new partnership to promote mental health across the city and connect Library visitors to mental health support. Continue Reading →

The Voices Of East Harlem Founded By The Legendary Charles “Chuck” Griffin 1969–1974

The Voices of East Harlem was an African-American vocal ensemble of up to 20 singers, aged between 12 and 21 years of age.
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Celebrating The Centennial Of The Harlem Renaissance, Inspiration Sun Ra And More

Harlem Stage, the legendary uptown venue that for over 35 years has promoted the creative legacy of Harlem and artists of color from around the corner and across the globe, is proud to present its Fall 2019 seasons of performances. Continue Reading →

John Oliver Killens, Harlem Writers Guild Co-Founder, Friend Of Harry Belafonte And More

John Oliver Killens, January 14, 1916 – October 27, 1987, was an American fiction writer from Georgia. His novels featured elements of African-American life. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “Guilty Until Proven Guilty,” The Issue Of Criminal Just-Us Reform

Guilty Until Proven Guilty explores Louisiana’s criminal justice system through the story of Tim Conerly, a young African-American man who was arrested in the wake of an armed robbery in New Orleans and waited 28 months for a trial for a crime he says he did not commit. Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: A Celebration Of The Music And Legacy Of Harry Belafonte (Photographs)

By Rudy Collins

On Friday, March 1st, 2019, City College Center for the Arts presented “Turn the World Around”, a celebration of the music and legacy of Harry Belafonte. Continue Reading →

“Turn The World Around” Returns To City College In Harlem

Audiences will have another chance to celebrate the life of the trailblazing entertainer and activist Harry Belafonte with artists who knew him well. Continue Reading →

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