Tag: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

Harlem Week “Summer in the City” this Saturday, August 19

It’s always one of the best days to celebrate during HarlemWeek, so come out this Saturday, August 19th and enjoy all of the “Summer in the City” events on this glorious day uptown! 135th street from St. Nicholas Avenue to

2012 Harlem International Film Festival – September 19-23

The 2012 Harlem International Film Festival will kick-off on Wednesday, September 19 at 7pm, when Kevin Iega Jeff and Gary Abbott’s dance company Deeply Rooted Dance Theater will present a live performance before the premiere of Theodore Collatos’ film MOVE at the

Malcolm X Birthday Tributes this Saturday

The 87th Birthday of Malcolm X will be celebrated this Saturday May 19th, with several tributes taking place in Harlem. The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture (515 Malcolm X Blvd  New York, NY 10037) remembers Malcolm X’s birthday

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture March 2012 Events Schedule

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture March schedule of events have launched, and will kick-off with the Women’s Jazz Festival featuring the sold out show of the amazing Meshell Ndegeocello. There are many other events of interest to

Kick-Off Black History Month Right with this excellent short Schomburg Center Video!

Learn about black history month in this fantastic video. And check out this wonderful resource (and others) available from Amazon.com. See larger image Black History Month Resource Book 2 New From: $55.94 USD In Stock

A tale of Harlem gentrification: Renaissance in the Belly of the Killer Whale

Renaissance in the Belly of the Killer Whale is an off-Broadway play about Harlem gentrification “as told by the devoured and almost-devoured”.

When Visiting Harlem Take A Harlem Heritage Tour

Harlem Heritage Tours is the premiere grass roots tourism company in Harlem. All tours are conducted by people who are  born and raised in the community and still live in Harlem.  And because Harlem Heritage Tours has access to local information first and

Harlem Book Fair at Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

Once again, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, located at 515 Malcolm X Boulevard @ West 135th Street, welcomes the annual Harlem Book Fair. The 13th edition of this event is set to take place on Saturday, July