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  • blog March 1, 2017

    Happy 90th Birthday, Harry!

    Harry Belafonte needs no introduction. If you need an introduction to Harry, try this recent retrospective in the New Yorker. Also, he is probably the coolest 90-year-old you’ll ever meet, as evidenced by the music and social justice festival Many … Read more »

  • blog November 25, 2014

    Bobby McFerrin Meets Africa in New York

    I first witnessed Bobby McFerrin’s legendary improvisational genius in Dakar, Senegal in 1991. A group of us, including Bobby, Peter Gabriel, Spike Lee and others, had been invited by Youssou N’Dour for a huge concert in the national stadium to … Read more »

  • blog September 29, 2013

    New Africa Center Launches in Style

    By Sean Barlow. Photographs by Banning Eyre. The New Africa Center, formerly known as the Museum for African Art, threw itself a grand launch party last Thursday in Harlem.  The new institution will continue to focus on art, but also … Read more »

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