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.
George Clinton and Main Source Rock Summer Stage in Queens

George Clinton and Main Source Rock Summer Stage in Queens

If you’re looking for something fun to do this Summer, CityParks Summer Stage 2017 is among the many activities available to the public. A series of concerts offered all around the five boroughs, Summer Stage 2017 has over 100 free events. Sponsored by Capital One Bank, this year’s summer stage is featuring some great artists. Some of the upcoming shows feature people like Slick Rick, Capone N Noreaga, KRS-One, and Vivian Green. On Sunday, June 11th, I had the opportunity to see George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic  as part of the “Only in Queens” Summer Festival. Also on the bill...
Intersections International Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Gala At Cipriani’s

Intersections International Celebrates 10th Anniversary With Gala At Cipriani’s

On Wednesday evening, Intersections International celebrated its 10th anniversary with a Gala at Ciprianis. An organization with an international focus, the purpose of Intersections International is to cultivate understanding between different nations and cultures. Utilizing the United Nations Principles of Partnership as a guideline, this organization focuses on service. Cultivating understanding and shattering stereotypes are a big part of that work, one that Intersections International has taken on for an entire decade. At the Gala that evening, a video highlighting the work done in Kazakhstan and Pakistan to build community and understanding. “Intersections, as a leading organization that identifies and...