Beatriz Santiago Muñoz In Conversation With Raphael Montañez Ortíz In Harlem

El Museo del Barrio presents artist Beatriz Santiago Muñoz in conversation with El Museo’s founder, artist /educator Raphael Montañez Ortíz. Continue Reading →

‘Los Sures’ A Film By Diego Echeverria At Columbia In Harlem

Join Columbia Univerity for a screening of Los Sures by Director Diego Echeverria.

Produced in 1984, the film, which documents neighborhood life in South Williamsburg, Brooklyn, is an important record of the history of New York City and the communities of students we teach. Continue Reading →

‘Harlem River Drive’ Revisited With Eddie Palmieri (Video)

eddie-with-harlem-river-driveNPR reports that in 1971, Harlemite, pianist, composer and bandleader Eddie Palmieri put out a formative album called Harlem River Drive. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Council Speaker Mark-Viverito On Exclusion of Bankruptcy Protection

Melissa_Mark-ViveritoStatement by Harlem’s Council Speaker Mark-Viverito about exclusion of bankruptcy protections for Puerto Rico in 2016 Omnibus Spending Bill.

“Once again, the Republican Congress has singled out Puerto Ricans as second-class citizens. Continue Reading →