To rephrase the great humorist and philosopher Mark Twain: reports of the death of Yiddish are greatly exaggerated. Yiddish culture was alive in Harlem at the turn of the century (the Gershwin‘s, Morris Harris Designer Of The Flag Of Israel, etc.,), today it is alive and flourishing throughout the world, and it will be on vivid display for a full week in New York this summer. Continue Reading →
For A$AP Rocky, keeping it real is distinctly overrated. The Harlem-born rapper is not shy about the hedonistic life that musical success has earned him. Continue Reading →
Damon Kyle Wayans, Sr. (born September 4, 1960) is an American actor, comedian, writer and producer, and a member of the Wayans family of entertainers. Continue Reading →
The first widely publicized observance of a Memorial Day-type observance after the Civil War was in Charleston, South Carolina, on May 1, 1865. Continue Reading →
Camilo José Vergara (born 1944 in Santiago, Chile) is a Chilean-born, Harlem, New York-based writer, photographer and documentarian.
World War I – known at the time as “The Great War” – officially ended when the Treaty of Versailles was signed on June 28, 1919, in the Palace of Versailles outside the town of Versailles, France. Continue Reading →
Harlem Got Talent was invited to perform at the 4th Annual Mothers and Fathers Luncheon given by the Frederick E Samuel 123 Resident Association and AARP Chapter 5393 on 140th Street on May 23rd, 2015 in Harlem, NY.
We are asking you to help with a contribution to help Harlem World Magazine promote news and events related to the Harlem’s history, foster a shared mission among the Harlem community, and provide announcements for upcoming free events, fees for writers and photographers and online resources – and so much more. Continue Reading →
Gene Anthony Ray (May 24, 1962 – November 14, 2003) was an American actor, dancer, and choreographer. He was known for his portrayal of dancer Leroy Johnson in both the 1980 film Fame and the 1982–1987 Fame television series based upon the film. Continue Reading →
The Winery in Harlem is doing it again, offering no cover wine tasting events at which Harlemites taste and compare a number of wines for the month of May. Continue Reading →