“The Other Man”, In The Shadow Of Mandela (video)

the other manIt could have been a bloodbath of historic proportions. But instead, one man made the end of apartheid possible: in February 1990, President F.W. de Klerk lifted the ban on the African National Congress and ordered the release of Nelson Mandela. Continue Reading →

2014 End Of Year Round Table On The Danny Tisdale Show

hw round-table-hw-podcast2Check out The Danny Tisdale Show podcast as Danny Tisdale talked to Harlem World Magazine contributing columnist who shared their best and/or favorite Harlem stories of 2014 on HarlemWorldMag.com.
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#BringBackOurGirls In Nigeria

7826383024_bcb72a356b_zThere is a grim mood of outrage in Nigeria, Africa. In northeastern town of Chibok, more than 200 girls were kidnapped from their boarding school dorms in the dead of night nearly two weeks ago. Continue Reading →

Big Jim & the Small-Time Investors at the Faison Firehouse Theater

BigJimPoster (1)On Tuesday night (March 11) at 8pm, the Center for Contemporary Opera (CCO) will present a semi-staged performance of Eric Salzman’s cutting-edge opera, Big Jim & the Small-Time Investors, as part of their Development Series at Harlem’s Faison Firehouse Theater. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Harlem Street Portraits By Harvey Stein

harlem-street-portraits-harvey-stein-cover-660x507Well-known New York photographer Harvey Stein documents the humanity and spirit of the people of Harlem in 164 beautiful black and white photographs of his new book Harlem Street Portraits taken over 22 years, from 1990 to 2012. Continue Reading →