Conversations In Black Freedom Studies: Black Athletes And The Freedom Struggle

From Muhammad Ali to the Williams sisters, the symbolic politics of black athletes have galvanized the black revolt for social justice. Continue Reading →

Meet Artists In The Drum Circle Show At Aloft Harlem

Join us for a walk-around format and conversations with the artists in the Drum Circle exhibition, Susan Stair, Dominant Dansby and Jenevieve Reid. Continue Reading →

Join Ex-Harlemite Andrew McCarthy At AOL Build

Join award-winning travel writer, a New York Times bestselling author (“The Longest Way Home”), one time Harlem resident, renowned television director (“Orange is the New Black” and “The Blacklist”) and actor in iconic coming-of-age films (“Pretty in Pink,” “Less Than Zero”), Andrew McCarthy, as he discusses his turn to young adult fiction with his debut novel, “Just Fly Away.” Continue Reading →

Join ‘Riverdale’ Star Ashleigh Murray At AOL Build

“Riverdale” star, Ashleigh Murray, stops by BUILD to chat with us about the hit new CW series. Murray plays lead vocalist, Josie McCoy, in the “Josie and the Pussycats” band. Continue Reading →

‘Piecing Me Together,’ With Renee Watson At The Schomburg In Harlem

Join the Schomburg Junior Scholars Program and author Renee Watson for a conversation on her book, Piecing Me Together, and the importance of representation in young adult books. Continue Reading →

I Hear Ya, Amirah Vann At AOL Build

Join star of the critically acclaimed WGN America series, “Underground,” Amirah Vann when she takes the stage to dish on the new season. Continue Reading →

Julie Menin And Isaac Fitzgerald At AOL Build

In partnership with Buzzfeed, the New York City’s Mayor’s office created the new initiative, “One Book, One New York.” Continue Reading →

Join Tia Mowry Talks Wellness At AOL Build

Whole New You: How Real Food Transforms Your Life, for a Healthier, More Gorgeous You, is Tia Mowry’s new book. Continue Reading →

Join Sherri Shepherd And Steven Boyer At AOL Build

Join us at BUILD when one time Harlem resident Sherri Shepherd and Steven Boyer come to discuss their roles in the latest NBC comedy series, “Trial & Error.” Continue Reading →

Gabby Douglas Gets Gabby At AOL Build

The fabulous three-time Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas has just announced an exciting new collaboration with Beauty Bakerie on a project set to launch in March 2017. Continue Reading →