Thursday, April 9, 2020

Tag: Langston Hughes

ABS Exalts Black History: Exploring Black Consciousness,...

ABS Exalts Black History: Part VI For the 2015 edition of Black History Month, we asked a team of talented writers and scholars to mimic...

10 Artists of the Harlem Renaissance Who...

Zora Neale Hurston One of the all-time influential authors, Zora Neale Hurston, has close ties to the Harlem Renaissance. Through her writings, Robert Hemenway wrote...

A Changing Harlem Will Always Be Remembered...

The Harlem of today, replete with bustling restaurants and commerce, seems foreign to most. But a century ago, the small area in upper Manhattan...

8 Facts You May Not Know About...

Hell in Harlem During the 1940s and '50s, Black people across the U.S. were hopeful that their economic prospects would improve with theĀ ending of World...

24 Black Celebs Who Risked Fame &...

Muhammad Ali Former professional boxer Muhammad Ali is generally considered among the greatest heavyweights in the sport's history. A controversial and even polarizing figure during...

Samuel Jackson and Angela Bassett in Talks...

'The Mountaintop' co-stars Samuel L. Jackson and Angela Bassett are in talks to reteam for 'Black Nativity' alongside Jennifer Hudson. Samuel L. Jackson and Angela...

The North Paran Book Buzzlist: Poetry Books...

Poetry books are an ideal way for children to fall in love with the beauty of language. The North Paran Book Buzzlist is a weekly...