Posts in Art & Entertainment


Killing the National Endowments Won't Kill Black Voices and Black Art

April 20, 2017

President Trump's administration has promised to put the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and the National Endowment for the Human... (more)

John Legend on Trump, his marriage and recent album

April 20, 2017

The 'Beauty and the Beast' singer is workin­g on a new album titled Darkne­ss and Light ... (more)

Art of Cool Fest offers mix of free programming

April 26, 2017

More on this Durham, N.C. — The ... (more)

Dig If You Will The Picture: Funk, Sex and God In The Music of Prince

May 02, 2017

DON’T worry, he won’t hurt you; he only wanted us to have some fun. We’re afraid of clowns because we don’t know whether the smile conceals malign intent. Prince was the great clown of popular musi... (more)

Arts, cultural groups host events on Detroit 1967 civil unrest

April 28, 2017

In addition to "Detroit 67: Perspectives" at the Detroit Historical Museum, there are a variety of other rel... (more)

27 Things White People Should Never, Ever Say to Their Black Co-Workers

November 04, 2017

White people in the workplace—Just don't by Samara Lynn  ... (more)

First Lady of Jazz: Ella Fitzgerald's 100th anniversary of birth

April 25, 2017

It all began with her voice. Everyone who heard it was immediately entranced. Her soft, crystal-clear tones would swing through dance halls, gliding up and down the scale. As a performer, Ella Fitz... (more)

Beyoncé's Grammy snub and the glass ceiling on black art

April 23, 2017

Beyoncé and Adele went head-to-head four times at the Grammy Awards on Sunday night. Both were nominated for album of the year, song of the year, record of the year, and b... (more)

Annual African Film Festival Kicks Off April

April 21, 2017

Annual African Film Festival Kicks Off April [African Film Festival] The Film Society of Lincoln Center (FSLC) and African Film Festival, Inc. (AFF) will present ... (more)