Princess Nokia, Harlem 2050 (video)

princess-nokia-dragonsOne day in early 2013, Destiny Nicole woke up crying. At the time, the 21-year-old was gaining notoriety online as an experimental rapper with a spoken-word club track called Bitch I’m Posh, released under the grrrl power-inspired moniker Wavy Spice. Continue Reading →

The Little Italy of East Harlem, 1890

“This (Italian) section of East Harlem was developed during the 1880s with the familiar New York brownstone residences and walk-up apartments,” states New York Then and Now. Continue Reading →

HW Interview: Harlem Artist Allicette Torres

Allicette Torres

The Harlem born visual artist whose work is in the upcoming Harlem Art Walking Tour 2012 in October as she shoots her art, defines what Harlem is and knows that Harlem isn’t discovered in her world of Harlem. Continue Reading →