'An Independent Will:' Charlotte Bronte Celebrated In New Morgan Library ExhibitionCurator Christine Nelson created the "Charlotte Bronte: An Independent Will" display for the anniversary of the author's 200th birthday.
'Black Iris Project' Tells Stories Of Black Experience Through Classical BalletA new ballet company called The Black Iris Project is making its debut this week.
MTA's 'Poetry In Motion' Is Pure 'Heaven' For SomeSelections for the MTA's "Poetry In Motion" series are made by the Poetry Society of America.
Black History Month: Rep. Rangel Says He 'Truly Underestimated' Some People's Hatred For ObamaHarlem Representative Charles Rangel has seen it all during his 46 years in Congress.
Congressman Charles Rangel Reflects On 46 Years On Capitol HillHarlem Congressman Charles Rangel is retiring at the end of this year after 23 terms in the House of Representatives.
Black History Month: New Play 'Unheard Voices' Portrays Untold Stories Of SlavesA play inspired by the African burial ground in Lower Manhattan imagines the lives of slaves and free people interred there.
Black History Month: 'Dare To Be Black: The Jack Johnson Story'The man, who in many eyes was the first black international sports celebrity, is also the subject of a play.
Black History Month: The Influence Of Black Lives MatterThe Black Lives Matter movement has unarguably garnered the attention and influence of the public over the last several years.
Black History Month: Documentary Looks At Life Of Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm“I am not the candidate of black America, although I am black and proud,” Chisholm said over 40 years ago.
Black History Month: Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm's 1972 Presidential RunLong before Hillary Clinton, there was Shirley Chisholm.
Black History Month: A Look Inside The Design Of The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History & CultureLonnie Bunch, the museum’s director, says so much of black history is hidden in plain sight.
Black History Month: Building The Collection For The National Museum Of African American History & CultureOne of the challenges facing Lonnie Bunch, the director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture, was building its collection.
Black History Month: HIV/AIDS Awareness Advocate Calls For More TestingThe virus that causes AIDS and AIDS itself are still very much with us.
Black History Month: African-American HIV/AIDS AwarenessThis Sunday is National African American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.
Black History Month: Photographer Nona Faustine Sheds Light On NYC's History Of SlaveryMost of Nona Faustine's photographic self-portraits show her naked and alone at a courthouse, a farmhouse, a graveyard: some location associated with New York's past as a slave-owning city.