Souleo: More Than Enough White Children’s Books?

A young boy fights bullying while celebrating Basant, a springtime kite-flying festival in “King For A Day.” A group of kids transform their bodies into the letters A-Z in “AFRO-BETS Continue Reading →

Books: The Tastemaker, Carl Van Vechten and the Birth of Modern America

The Tastemaker explores the many lives of Carl Van Vechten, the most influential cultural impresario of the early twentieth century: a patron and dealmaker of the Harlem Renaissance, a photographer Continue Reading →

Books

1. AALBC.com 2. African University Book Store 3. Bohemian Botanic & Book Store 4. Harlem Book Fair 5. Harlem Writers Guild 6. Mosaic Books 7. Muhammad Know Thyself 8. Uptown Continue Reading →

NBA Star Dwyane Wade Signs as Hue-Man Bookstore And MIST Harlem Partner

Miami Heat all-star guard Dwyane Wade is coming to Harlem on September 5th to sign his book “A Father First: How My Life Became Bigger Than Basketball”. Share

Hue-Man Books Closes: Harlem Responds

Ten-year-old Hue-Man Bookstore and Café in Harlem on St. Nicholas Avenue (between 125th and 124th Streets) is the latest bookstore to close its physical space in order to reinvent itself. Continue Reading →

From Ethiopia to Harlem: Q&A with Beejhy Barhany

In the historic neighborhood of Sugar Hill, Harlem we celebrate one of its newest additions — Tsion Café and Bakery. Share

Rambles Around Early Harlem With Master Felix And More

From Early New York – Rambles Around Harlem These words were certainly not spoken. They came back to me from the mists of half a century ago, and were the Continue Reading →

Photographer Killed in Hit-and-Run In Harlem

The Brooklyn photographer who was killed in a hit-and-run on New Year’s Eve was on her way to a concert at St. John the Divine when she was mowed down Continue Reading →