Prose and Poetry @ Calabar Imports July 15th!

Prose and Poetry @ Calabar Imports July 15th!

Greetings once again, good peoples. As some of you may know, I will be attending the Harlem Book Fair this year. I also wanted to inform those reading that I will be participating in an event the same day, later that evening. Join Eartha Watts Hicks, Judy C. Andrews, Dara Kalima, and myself for Prose and Poetry, next Saturday. This is a free event, and refreshments will be served as well. If you are interested in coming, here is the Eventbrite page. Take care, and enjoy your weekend.
Filmmaker Delila Vallot  Humanizes Plight of Homelessness in “Mighty Ground”

Filmmaker Delila Vallot Humanizes Plight of Homelessness in “Mighty Ground”

By Marc W. Polite Homelessness is a major problem in American society. It’s a predicament that in this writer’s opinion, doesn’t have to exist. Due to the rampant greed of real estate companies, compounded with a severely weakened social safety net, it’s a reality that can befall anyone. The struggles of the homeless in the major cities is too often overlooked. In a nominally civilized western society, there is a collective “out of sight, out of mind” approach to this enormous issue. They are stigmatized as people who have somehow failed, and are written off as such. It’s going to...
Marc Polite to Participate in “Harlem World Talks” At Calabar Imports July 15th

Marc Polite to Participate in “Harlem World Talks” At Calabar Imports July 15th

Good evening, my readers. Today is July 1st, and that means that half of 2017 is over. Kind of crazy how fast this year is moving right? My last post, I reminded people about the Harlem Book Fair this year which will be held on Saturday, July 15th, 2017. I just wanted to let you all know that I will be participating in an event for Harlem Arts stroll the same day from 5pm-7pm. It is called Harlem World Talks. Stop through if you can.