Total Equity Now’s Harlem Holiday Book Drive!

harlem book event1Total Equity Now and their 4th Annual Literacy Across Harlem Holiday Book Drive partners ask that you to give a different kind of gift this holiday season: the gift of reading!

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Shop Harlem: Rare “Shakespeare in Harlem,” Signed By Langston Hughes, 1945 (book)

shakepseare in harlem signed by langston hughesA one of a kind “Shakespeare in Harlem,” 1st edition hardcover book for someones book collection signed in 1945 by author Langston Hughes.
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New Book Features Harlem EatUp! Logo Design Firm

harlem eat up1Celebrating culture, food, and music, OCD was charged with designing the logo for the inaugural Harlem EatUp! festival. Continue Reading →

Daniel Black Book Signing & Conversation with Marc Lamont Hill At The Schomburg


The Coming, is lyrical, poetic, and hypnotizing, The Coming tells the story of a people’s capture and sojourn from their homeland across the Middle Passage–a traumatic trip that exposed the strength and resolve of the African spirit. Continue Reading →

Harlem Supers: The Social Life Of A Community In Transition

harlem supers bookHarlem Supers is a micro ethnography and in-depth analysis examining the superintendent occupation within the broader context of the city and a primary focus on various Harlem communities. Continue Reading →

Harlem World Magazine Reading Series, Part One

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Come and hear these illustrious Harlem authors in three genres: children’s literature, fiction, and poetry.

Come and taste delicious home made treats created by healthy eating advocate, CC Minton, and Harlem World food critic, Miss Lil. Delicacies of the day will include gluten-free non-gmo granola, pumpkin bread, apple bread and sweet potato bread, and hot apple cider. Continue Reading →

Langston Hughes Festival Award Ceremony In Harlem

Jacqueline WoodsonJoin Jacqueline Woodson with the Langston Hughes Medal in the culminating event of the Langston Hughes Festival. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Luxe Coffee Table Book Reveals Canada’s Identity

Canadian Pacific Creating A Brand Building A Nation

Thanks to Canadian political royalty Justin Trudeau’s sweeping victory in the recent federal election, Canada is making headlines around the world right now from Harlem to Harare for all the right reasons. Continue Reading →

The UBAWA Book Fair At The Bronx Museum

the bronx book fair 2015By Eartha Watts-Hicks

It’s Saturday, October 31st, 2015, Halloween. Masquerade, costumes, poetry, music, and brief scenes from plays are not what one would expect from the Bronx Museum, but when urban and inner-city writers gather from all corners of the country, many surprises are in store. Continue Reading →

Beverly Johnson Launch “The Face That Changed It All “

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On Saturday, September 5th, 2015, my cousin, Leslie Faulkner (Beverly Johnson fan) and I attended Beverly Johnson’s launch of her new book The Face That Changed It All at the Museum of the City of New York, New York City. Continue Reading →