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Jacob Lawrence Migrates to the MoMA [PHOTOS]

by Una-Kariim A. Cross

The stark bare corners and tables in small rooms represented in a few of Jacob Lawrence’s paintings indicate a time when money… Read More

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My oldest memory of Haitian art dates back to the 1980s, as a little girl living in Port-au-Prince. I can vividly recall vibrant… Read More

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Black Brother, there’s a lot that I want to say to you today… I want to tell you that you are safe, that you are seen… Read More

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Shaft is making a comeback. Can ya dig it? The iconic character created by Ernest Tidyman will be resurrected through a… Read More

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Over 50 years ago, more than 400 Black and White Americans challenged racism and segregation by traveling together on buses and trains… Read More

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New York City’s Smile Design Gallery might offer one of the coolest approaches to giving we've ever seen. Since… Read More

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Consider it a creative insult to limit poetry’s national recognition to the month of April. Nonetheless, I thank the establishment… Read More

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NY Festival Celebrates 90 Years of James Baldwin

by Kristin Braswell

“Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.”… Read More

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