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. Continue Reading →

The Schomburg Center’s Annual Literary Virtual Festival Celebrating Black History And Culture

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem will launch its annual Literary Festival on June 14, 2021, with a week-long virtual event that champions authors of African descent. Continue Reading →

In Celebration Of Women’s History Month NYC & Company Supports Women Owned Businesses

In celebration of Women’s History Month kicks off March 1, 2021, and International Women’s Day on March 8, 2021, NYC & Company. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Schomburg Virtual Exhibition, Black Politicians In Congress

As part of the Library’s Black History Month offerings, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem presents Georgia on My Mind: Black Politicians in Congress. Continue Reading →

The Schomburg Center In Harlem’s Black Comic Book Festival Is Backkkkkkk!

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture will host its ninth annual Black Comic Book Festival from Wednesday, January 13 to Saturday, January 16, 2021. Continue Reading →

‘In Our Season of Discontent, Count It All Joy’ Join The Photoville Festival In Harlem

In partnership with the 9th Annual Photoville Festival in NYC, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, the outdoor fence exhibition, In Our Season of Discontent, Count It All Joy. Continue Reading →

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. Continue Reading →


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