Women’s Jazz Festival: Catherine Russell & Lakecia Benjamin
- Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, New York NY
The film follows Lemon Andersen, a three-time felon and a one-time Tony Award-winning poet from Russell Simmons’s Def Poetry Jam, in his efforts to stage a comeback at New York’s Public Theater. Join directors Laura Brownson and Beth Levison for a talk back following the screening. Presented by the Schomburg Center’s Hip Hop 4.0 Initiative and curated by Martha Diaz.
The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a research unit of The New York Public Library, is one of the world's leading research facilities devoted to the preservation of materials on the global African and African diasporan experiences. A focal point of Harlem's cultural life, the Center sponsors programs and events that illuminate and illustrate the richness of black history and culture.
Stay connected for last minute updates and announcement:
Subscribe to our e-newsletter
Join millions of people on Eventbrite.