PLUS Means More For The Holidays At JCPenney

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By Eartha Watts-Hicks

What’s to do when JCPenney decides to introduce a holiday plus size line? Join and enjoy the party?

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Op-Ed: The Jock Vs. The Scholar At The Apollo Theater

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By Eartha Watts-Hicks

Walking into the Apollo Theater, Monday evening, September 26th, I saw the crowd of viewers waiting outside, swelling with anticipation. Continue Reading →

A Generous Investment From VH-1 Save The Music & TYLENOL® Brings Classical Music To Harlem School

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On Tuesday, September 13th, VH1 Save The Music sponsored the “Master Class” at Harlem’s own Thurgood Marshall Academy for Learning and Social Change.

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Underground Books Host Jackie Robinson Poetry Day In Harlem

group-shot-in-harlemBy 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. Continue Reading →

New Season Of Iyanla: Fix My Life Tackles The Myth Of The Angry Black Woman

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When life hands anyone a traumatic experience, anger of some form is understandable. When anger and discontent is expressed by a black woman, she is labeled an “Angry Black Woman.” Continue Reading →

Review: “The Last Dragon, An Autobiography,” From Hollywood To Harlem

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A nineteen-year-old becomes a teen hearththrob overnight. Before this, the Los Angeles born, Harlem raised Taimak already had life challenges to cope with. And now, catapulted into stardom and celebrity, he experiences culture shock. Continue Reading →

Harlem Writers Guild Read At Countee Cullen

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This past Thursday evening, the Harlem Writers Guild hosted an event at the Countee Cullen Library. Held in the auditorium “Voices of Poetry” was the first collaboration of the Harlem Writers Guild with the library. Continue Reading →

Harlem/Havana At Gracie Mansion In New York City

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On Thursday, July 14, 2016, for the first time since the sixty-year trade embargo had been lifted, ambassadors and representatives from Cuba visit the United State, New York City and the home of Mayor Bill de Blasio. Continue Reading →

Books, Books, Books With Eartha Watts-Hicks On The Danny Tisdale Show

Eartha Watts-HicksToday, Danny Tisdale talked to Harlem World Magazine’s book guru, senior book writer and new Editor-in-Chief Eartha Watts-Hicks about her work in Harlem, the Harlem Book Fair 2016, the Harlem Writers Guild and the book industry in Harlem and much more. Continue Reading →

Behind-The-Scenes With Taimak: The Last Dragon In Harlem

IMG_9087On Monday, June 27th, 2016, we posted a story by author and editor-in-chief, Eartha Watts-Hicks titled Kicking It With Taimak: The Last Dragon based on Taimak Guarriello life.

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