If you have already carved a few minutes out of your busy schedule to give the invaluable gift of reading through Total Equity Now’s 6th Annual Literacy Across Harlem.
In the recent issue of the AALBC E-Newsletter, owner Troy Johnson talks about the Bestselling Books for September/October 2017, reporting that the fiction category was dominated by Sadeqa Johnson’s novel Second House from Continue Reading →
Want to support early childhood literacy while having a few laughs? Barbershop Books presents Fresh Fade Comedy fundraiser hosted by founder Alvin Irby in Harlem.
Last week, Harlem-based publisher and founder of AALBC.com, Troy Johnson wrote an article titled 2 Ways Google is Killing Online Booksellers & How You Can Help, asking the question:
Some childrens families have little-to-no access to books during the summer months and lose a significant amount of what they learned during the school year.
Listen to Harlem author of Love Changes and Editor-in-Chief of Harlem World Magazine, Eartha Watts-Hicks with host Danny Tisdale on the best show in Harlem, The Danny Tisdale Show.
KPMG’s Family for Literacy which seeks to eradicate childhood illiteracy will hold an event Thursday, March 23, 2017, to help to shine a light on the critical importance of books Continue Reading →
At Revolution Books you find children’s books and programming that open the world and history to children… that promote curiosity and critical thinking… that value diversity and doing the right Continue Reading →
Calling all coloring book lovers. From February 6 through February 10, 2017, you can take part in #ColorOurCollections–a campaign where museums and libraries worldwide will make available free coloring books, letting you color Continue Reading →
Last week, Total Equity Now (TEN) all-volunteer team delivered 2,343 new and like-new reading treasures to children and their families in shelters in East, Central, and West Harlem.
Join Jessica Care Moore, Brad Walrond and King Thomas Moore for a day of words spoken at Revolution on Wednesday, December 28th, 7:00pm in Harlem, New York.
Artist Dread Scott makes revolutionary art to propel history forward.vHe first received national attention in 1989 when his art became the center of controversy over its use of the American Continue Reading →
Nothing planned in Harlem this weekend? Well, it’s New York Print Week and the 18th Editions / Artists’ Books Fair opens this Thursday, November 3rd, 2016. Harlem fave Derrick Adams, Michael Joo, Nicole Eisenman, and Latoya Ruby Continue Reading →
Kim Fields, a star in front of the camera and behind it for nearly five decades, and a truly beloved pop icon, has signed up to write her memoir – Continue Reading →
Jarvis Jenkins helped unveil the newest location of Barbershop Books Tuesday morning at the International Hair Studio in Harlem.
By Janelle Poe Autumnal Equinox heralds descending leaves and temperatures but the New York cultural scene continues heating up as events move indoors and school is back in session.
The 2016 Editions/Artists’ Books Fair (E/AB), New York’s premier showcase for contemporary publishers and dealers-will feature a roster of 40 innovative printmakers during New York Print Week (November 3-6) at Chelsea’s Waterfront Tunnel.
By Marc W. Polite On Saturday, September 3rd, Underground Books in collaboration with QBR (qbr.com) held the first annual Jackie Robinson Poetry Day at the Jackie Robinson Park in Harlem.
Come meet Greg Tate, one the more provocative and important critical voices today in contemporary Black music, art, literature, film, and politics.
America, 2016, unarmed citizens shot by police. Drinking water turned to poison. Mass incarcerations. We’ve heard the individual stories.