Harlem’s James Baldwin “Pin Drop Speech” At Cambridge University, 1965 (Video)

Harlem’s James Baldwin delivers earth shattering speech with Harlem as his starting point in talking about all black folks at Cambridge University during a debate with William F. Buckley in 1965.

France: Introducing The Saint-Paul de Vence James Baldwin Writer-in-Residence Program

In honor of the 30th anniversary of the death of James Baldwin, the France-based nonprofit association Les Amis de la Maison Baldwin announces plans to award to an emerging writer a one-month fellowship in Continue Reading →

James Baldwin’s The Fire Next Time: A Conversation In Photographs And Prose In Harlem

Join us for a conversation on James Baldwin and the influence of The Fire Next Time with literary guests and photographer Steve Schapiro, moderated by Kevin Young, Director of the Continue Reading →

‘James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket’ At The Schomburg In Harlem

Back in 1989, the 16mm version of James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket received stellar reviews and awards. Now considered a documentary film classic, the original Baldwin film has Continue Reading →

Rangel And Colleagues Introduce James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Reauthorization Act

With the Zadroga bill’s two critical programs – the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program and the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund – set to expire in October 2015 and Continue Reading →

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At the Shop we curate one-of-kind items from the world of Harlem. Don’t forget to check out our Harlem World Gear here. Here are our most recent curated portfolio: _____________________________________ “James Continue Reading →

Los Angeles: Stars Come Out At The Breaking The Silence Awards 2017

OWN’s Benjamin Patterson, Frank Ocean, Meagan Goode, Miss Jay Alexander and many other stars come out with a Harlem state of mind of support to shine a light on the LGBT community Continue Reading →

Reel Sisters Celebrates 20th Anniversary with A Season of Screenings & Events Centering on Women Storytelling In Harlem

Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series — the first Brooklyn-based festival to showcase films produced, directed and written by women of color — turns 20 year Continue Reading →

We Look Forward To “My Soul Looks Back” By Jessica B. Harris In Harlem

Jessica B. Harris, preeminent culinary scholar of the African Diaspora, cookbook author, and journalist, pens a memoir about a time in her life shaped by a romance with fellow college Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Crystal “The Fave Go-To Producer Upcoming Artist” Caines (Video)

Respect Magazine reports that this female Harlem artist is making noise. [easyazon_link identifier=”B01EVDP26S” locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Crystal Caines[/easyazon_link] is an engineer, producer and rapper that is pushing forward while standing out as Continue Reading →