If books were rated like video games, I would give “Shadowshaper” by Daniel Jose Older an “E” for everyone.
The fourth annual Harlem Arts Festival wrapped up over the weekend, and the event was a major success. The free, multi-day festivities held in Harlem’s Marcus Garvey Park drew more than 1,000 attendees.
Dr. Stephanie Desgrottes is a pediatrician at Columbia Doctors, but her work with children and the community at large does not stop once she leaves her tiny patients for the day.
At 6-foot-5 and a chiseled 230 pounds, Max Tapper’s own body is perhaps the best advertisement for his personal training business.
In terms of diversity, book publishing in the United States lags well behind other industries.
Alexia Christian. Rekia Boyd. Yvette Smith. Shereese Francis. Aiyana Stanley-Jones. Most of those names are probably unfamiliar to you
Patrons who appreciate art by and about Black people should make a bee-line to the top three floors of the Brooklyn Museum. Artwork from right now, the recent past and ancient history are on display via three sizable exhibitions.
This week's Black New York is writer Brook Stephenson.
This week's Black New Yorker is activist and educator Dr. R. L’Heureux Lewis-McCoy.
The term “triple threat” does not fully encompass all of the talents Marishka Phillips possesses.