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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

Talks at the Schomburg: Motown + Fashion 4/17/14 6:30PM - 8PM 2014-04-17 18:30:00 2014-04-17 20:00:00

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Join designer Emilio Sosa (ESosa), writer and fashion expert Michaela Angela Davis, Essence Style Director Pamela Edwards Christiani,...

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Before 5: Marjorie Eliot 4/23/14 2PM - 3:30PM 2014-04-23 14:00:00 2014-04-23 15:30:00

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Enjoy an afternoon of jazz with Marjorie Eliot, the woman behind the legendary Harlem parlor concerts. The performance will be followed by...

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Visually Speaking: A Worldview from Guyana 4/24/14 6:30PM - 8PM 2014-04-24 18:30:00 2014-04-24 20:00:00

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Many contemporary depictions of Guyana and its people—whether via the image or the written word—continue to center on the exotic, the...

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Conversations in Black Freedom Studies: The Biography of Global Black Power Politics - Stokely Carmichael and Walter Rodney 5/1/14 6PM - 8PM 2014-05-01 18:00:00 2014-05-01 20:00:00

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Schomburg Education presents this dynamic adult education series with a full line up of provocative scholars and community members...

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First Fridays 5/2/14 6PM - 9PM 2014-05-02 18:00:00 2014-05-02 21:00:00

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Calling all HBCU graduates and others: This First Fridays is our HBCU Edition, hosted by the Florida A&M University New York Alumni...

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Conversations in Black Freedom Studies: Education for Liberation - How Parents, Teachers, and Students Organize for Self-Emancipation 6/5/14 6PM - 8PM 2014-06-05 18:00:00 2014-06-05 20:00:00

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Schomburg Education presents this dynamic adult education series with a full line up of provocative scholars and community members...

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

First Fridays 4/4/14 6PM - 9PM

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 Join us for "Flashback Friday" as we take you back to the '90s with DJ Smoove Ski.  DJ Ski tears up the airwaves with his signature style...

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Conversations in Black Freedom Studies: The Jim Crow North and the Global History of Segregated Cities 4/3/14 6PM - 8PM

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Schomburg Education presents this dynamic adult education series with a full line up of provocative scholars and community members...

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Exhibition Preview: Donald Andrew Agarrat 3/28/14 6PM - 8PM

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This solo exhibition features a selection of photographs by Donald Andrew Agarrat, whose passionate eye captured the complex beauty of...

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Before 5: Madam Walker and A’Lelia Walker 3/26/14 2PM - 3:30PM

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Join author A'Lelia Bundles for a conversation on Joy Goddess of Harlem, her forthcoming biography about her great-grandmother, A'Lelia...

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Between the Lines: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie with Zadie Smith 3/19/14 6:30PM - 8PM

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SOLD-OUT!  This event will be Live Streamed!  Join award-winning Nigerian writer Chimamanda Adichie in conversation with author Zadie...

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Between the Lines: Sylviane Diouf (New Date!) 3/13/14 6:30PM - 8PM

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Award-winning historian and Curator of Digital Collections at the Schomburg Center, Sylviane Diouf delivers an in-depth look at who the...

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Between the Lines: Jacob S. Dorman 3/8/14 4PM - 6PM

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Join us for a talk and book signing of Chosen People: The Rise of American Black Israelite Religions with author Jacob S. Dorman, Assistant...

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First Fridays 3/7/14 6PM - 9PM

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Join us as we bring Carnaval to the Schomburg with samba music by DJ Laylo, plus Brazilian light fare from Brooklyn's Miss Favela. It will...

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Conversations in Black Freedom Studies: Sisters in the Struggle: Sustaining Black Women’s Emancipation from Racism, Sexism and Violence 3/6/14 6PM - 8PM

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Schomburg Education presents this dynamic adult education series with a full line up of provocative scholars and community members...

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Talks at the Schomburg: The New Negro Renaissance Beyond Harlem 3/5/14 6:30PM - 8PM

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Join historians Davarian Baldwin and Minkah Makalani, editors of Escape from New York: The New Negro Renaissance Beyond Harlem, as they...

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Before 5: Bartlett’s Familiar Black Quotations 2/26/14 2PM - 3:30PM

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Talk and book signing with Retha Powers about the new edition of Bartlett’s Familiar Black Quotations. The 720-page volume contains 5,000...

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Theater Talks: Motown The Musical 2/24/14 6:30PM - 8PM

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Motown The Musical is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy's journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight...

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The Malcolm X Museum Annual Commemoration of the Anniversary of the Assassination of Malcolm X/El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz 2/21/14 6:30PM - 8PM

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For more information, please contact the Malcolm X Museum at (212) 340 - 9502.   MALCOLM X AND THE RESTORATIVE JUSTICE...

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Talks at the Schomburg: Racial History of the American Criminal Justice System 2/18/14 6:30PM - 8PM

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Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow, in conversation with Khalil Gibran Muhammad, author of The Condemnation of...

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Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Letter From Birmingham Jail - School Program 2/15/14 10:30AM - 12:30PM

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The Schomburg Junior Scholars are proud to present a theatrical reading of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail” for...

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Created Equal Film Series: The Loving Story 2/14/14 10AM - 12PM

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A Special Black History Month Presentation for Schools and Community Groups   THE LOVING STORY Recommended for grades 9-12.  The film...

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Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Letter From Birmingham Jail - School Program 2/12/14 10:30AM - 12PM

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The Schomburg Junior Scholars are proud to present a theatrical reading of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail” for...

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Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Letter From Birmingham Jail - School Program 2/11/14 10:30AM - 12:30PM

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The Schomburg Junior Scholars are proud to present a theatrical reading of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail” for...

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Films at the Schomburg: Jamel Shabazz Street Photographer 2/10/14 6:30PM - 8PM

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Jamel Shabazz has documented urban life for more than 30 years and has covered the cultural growth of hip-hop in New York City since the...

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Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Letter From Birmingham Jail - School Program 2/10/14 10:30AM - 12PM

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The Schomburg Junior Scholars are proud to present a theatrical reading of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail” for...

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First Fridays 2/7/14 6PM - 9PM

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Our popular monthly social gathering features live music, signature drinks, and extended viewing hours in our galleries.

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Conversations in Black Freedom Studies: Slavery, White Supremacy, and Struggle in American Education 2/6/14 6PM - 8PM

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  "From the beginning of America, the promise of equality in education was mutilated by the barbarism and profiteering of the Slave Trade....

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Curator’s Talk: Funky Turns 40 2/4/14 6PM - 7:30PM

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Get an insiders perspective on the Funky Turns 40 show from the exhibition and collection curators of the Museum of UnCut Funk, Loreen...

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An Intergenerational Dialogue on Progressive Activism and Black America 1/31/14 6:30PM - 8PM

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The Schomburg Center is proud to present "In the Tradition: An Intergenerational Dialogue on Progressive Activism and Black America," a...

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Between the Lines: Rebecca Walker 1/27/14 6:30PM - 8PM

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Known for her memoirs, Rebecca Walker returns with a poetic debut novel, Adé, a transcendent love story turned tale of survival. Join...

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Films at the Schomburg: Closure 1/25/14 6:30PM - 8PM

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Closure, a documentary by filmmaker Bryan Tucker, looks at trans-racial adoption through the story and two-year journey of Angela Tucker,...

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Arturo Schomburg Annual Lecture: Frances Negrón-Muntaner 1/23/14 6:30PM - 8PM

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Join us for our first Arturo Schomburg Annual Lecture with Frances Negrón-Muntaner, associate professor of English and Comparative...

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Black Comic Book Festival 2014 - Saturday Pass 1/18/14 12PM - 5PM

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The Schomburg Center’s 2nd Annual Black Comic Book Festival celebrates the rich tradition of black comix in a two-day event featuring a...

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Black Comic Book Festival 2014 - Networking Event and Conversation: "Milestone and Brotherman - A Celebration of Both" 1/17/14 5:30PM - 8:30PM

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The Schomburg Center’s 2nd Annual Black Comic Book Festival celebrates the rich tradition of black comix in a two-day event featuring a...

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Carnegie Neighborhood Concert: Alicia Olatuja 1/16/14 7PM - 8:30PM

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Singer Alicia Olatuja electrified a crowd of a million people on the National Mall at the 2013 presidential inauguration. She sings with a...

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