Harlem’s Kenneth B. & Mamie Phipps Clark, 1914 – 2005

Mamie Phipps Clark and husband kennethKenneth Bancroft Clark, July 14, 1914 – May 1, 2005, and Mamie Phipps Clark (April 18, 1917 – August 11, 1983) were African-American psychologists who as a married team conducted important research among children and were active in the Civil Rights Movement. Continue Reading →

Howard Vs Columbia Men’s B-ball Game, Viewing & Happy Hour In Harlem

columbia vs howardJoin the game this Monday, December 28th, 8 pm in Harlem at the Park 112 for the Howard University vs Columbia University basketball game viewing & happy hour. Continue Reading →

Hamilton Landmark Galleries Presents Ademola Olugebefola

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By Lynn Lieberman

In a special three-day presentation, the Hamilton Landmark Galleries will hold a solo exhibit of the work of Ademola Olugebefola. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Where Everybody Looks Like Me By Ron Stodghill

A richly reported account of the forces threatening America's historic black colleges and universitiA richly reported account of the forces threatening America’s historic black colleges and universities—and how diverse leaders nationwide are struggling to keep these institutions and black culture alive for future generations. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Zora Neale Hurston 1891 – 1960

Zora neale hurstonZora Neale Hurston (January 7, 1891 – January 28, 1960) was an American folklorist and author during the time of the Harlem Renaissance, best known for the 1937 novel Their Eyes Were Watching God. In 2002, scholar Molefi Kete Asante listed Zora Neale Hurston on his list of 100 Greatest African Americans. Continue Reading →