What is Harlem Renaissance 100?

What is Harlem Renaissance 100?

HARLEM RENAISSANCE 100: A Community Celebration, 2018 – 2020 is a community wide celebration marking the landmark 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance.
The mission of HARLEM RENAISSANCE 100 is to celebrate and empower Harlem and its communities....

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How to Participate

How to Participate

We invite you to join the community wide celebration marking the landmark 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance....

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The Harlem Cultural Tourism Collaborative

The Harlem Cultural Tourism Collaborative

This celebratory community collaborative effort, spanning the next two years, is comprised of over 13 Harlem cultural institutions who will be spearheading the celebration.....This celebratory community collaborative effort, spanning the next two years, is comprised of over 13 Harlem cultural institutions who will be spearheading the celebration.....

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A Student Thesis Has Become a Groundbreaking Show About How Black People Have Been Pictured Across Art History

Every student of art history will at some point come across Édouard Manet’s Olympia, a painting widely considered as a foundational work of modern art. Denise Murrell recalls the moment the lecture slide first flashed up on the screen when she was a graduate student at Columbia. “My heart started beating a little bit faster,”

Noble Sissle: Singer, Songwriter, Composer

Noble Sissle was born in Indianapolis on July 10, 1889. After attending Butler University, he toured with the Thomas Jubilee Singers and became a protege of James Reese Europe, the great band leader. In 1915 Sissle met James Hubert “Eubie” Blake; they formed a songwriting partnership with Blake focusing on music and Sissle on lyrics.