Tag: African-American

Phenomenal Woman: Maya Angelou, 1928-2014 on view at the Schomburg Center in Harlem

As the world mourns the passing of Dr. Maya Angelou, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem and New York Public Library are paying tribute to her by presenting a small selection of her collection in a

Harlem Day Events on 135th street this Sunday

Today is “Harlem Day”,  which is one of the most exciting days on the Harlem Week schedule with a variety of events and outdoor activities set to take place across 135th street from 10am-7pm. Enjoy your Sunday in Central Harlem!

HARLEM WEEK 2013 kicks off with “A Great Day in Harlem” this Sunday

A Great Day In Harlem

It’s time for Harlem Week 2013 to begin with about 100 events scheduled from the end of July through August.  HARLEM WEEK 2013 “Living The Dream: Celebrating History” kicks off with “A Great Day in Harlem” this Sunday, July 28

Style Hunt for Harlem Swag

We all know that Harlem has some serious swag, but Style Hunt went out to 125th Street to see what people are actually wearing on the street in this video. This episode of Style Hunt is guest hosted by “Stereotypes”

Harry Belafonte tells it like it is in a speech at the NAACP Image Awards

Singer and civil rights activist Harry Belafonte gave the audience at the 2013 NAACP Image Awards a serious wake up call during a speech he gave after recieving a special award that was handed to him by his dear friend