port of harlem magazine
Theo Hodge, Jr. M.D.
Activities - Free and at EST, Unless Noted
Oct 19 – Nov 01, 2023
eriq lasalle

chester higgins

POH Podcasts
Marvin Tupper Jones: Documenting the World and Now His Home Village

Marvin Tupper Jones made his mark as a Washington, DC-based documentary photographer before starting the Chowan Discovery Group that researches, documents, preserves, and presents the history of his home area, the Winton, North Carolina Triangle.

The Group has shared its findings and documentation via a variety of methods from stage presentations to historical markers. “We hope that people will find new value in the world that immediately surrounds them,” explained Jones.

Get Four Free At-⁠home COVID-⁠19 Tests This Fall

Washington, DC
Is Peace Inevitable?
organized by Meaningful Conversations Washington, DC
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Conference Room 401-A
901 G Street, NW, 3p-5p

African Affairs
Wilson Center Africa Program
Africa Up Close

Danville, CA
Paper Trails
Village Theater & Art Gallery
233 Front St
Sat, Aug 26–Fri, Oct 20

Washington, DC
The Oracle said Be Still
International Arts and Artists at Hillyer
9 Hillyer Ct NW,
Fri, Oct 6-Sun, Oct 29
Opening Oct 6, 6p

Art Show
Sarit Centre
Thu, Oct 19-Sun, Oct 22, opens 10a

Eriq La Salle
Ground Central Hueman
1166 6th Avenue (entrance on 45th Street)
(Ticket price includes a copy of the book and a glass of Prosecco)
Thu, Oct 26, 7p- 8:30pm, $27.24

How a Guaranteed Income Pilot Program is Helping Some in Gary, Indiana
PBS NewsHour

The 5 Reasons Why The "United States Of AFRICA" May Fail

International Writers' Workshop // Black Writers' Wellness Check In
Toronto Urban Book Expo

Consumer Info
The PACT Act and your VA benefits
( The PACT Act is a new law that expands VA health care and benefits for Veterans exposed to burn pits, Agent Orange, and other toxic substances.)

Cheverly, MD
Up Jump The Boogie
(A mixed-bill evening of dance ranging from the timeless beauty of classical ballet to funky jazz)
Prince George’s Publick Playhouse
5445 Landover Rd
Sat, Oct 21-Sun, Oct 22, 8p, 4p $$23/$18 seniors/students

New York
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater’s 65th Anniversary Opening Night Gala
New York City Center
131 West 55th Street between 6th & 7th Avenues
Wed, Nov 29, 7p

5-week run:  Wed, Nov 29-Sun, Dec 31

Election 2022
How Close Were House Races? A Few Thousand Votes Could Have Swung Control

Washington, DC
Is Peace Inevitable?
organized by Meaningful Conversations Washington, DC
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Conference Room 401-A
901 G Street, NW, 3p-5p

Philadelphia Pool: A Social History of Segregation?
The Fairmount Water Works
640 Water Works Drive
Philadelphia, PA
through Sat, Oct 28, free

Richmond, VA
The Richmond Folk Festival
Downtown Richmond’s riverfront
Fri, Oct 13-Sun, Oct 15

Dr Makaziwe Mandela
Black History Month Speaker
Descendants & Destiny
Thu, Oct 19, 7:30p

Thomasville, GA
5th Annual Jack Hadley Black History Museum Gala
1200 W Jackson Street
Nov 4, 6:30p, $100

Black Founders: The Forten Family of Philadelphia
101 South Third Street
now until Sun, Nov 26

Macon, GA
Tyler Perry Exhibition
Tubman Museum
310 Cherry Street
Now until Feb 2025

Mashujaa Love Festival
(Festivals & Craft Fairs)
MplaceAlliance Française
Fri, Oct 20, 2p-9p (Nairobi time)

Brufut, The Gambia
Afrobeacitie Festival Gambia
Brufut Beach
Fri, Dec 15- Mon, Dec 18, 1p-4:30a, $

A United Kingdom (released Nov 26)
History vs. Hollywood Findings

New Orleans
The 50th Annual Bayou Classic
Caesars Superdome
Fri, Nov 24-Sat, Nov 25

Black International Cinema Berlin
"Footprints in the Sand?" Exhibition Berlin 2023
Thu, Nov 23-Mon, Nov 27, Dec 7- Dec 11

Online Supa Team 4 Netflix (Netflix's first African animation)

The Role of Genetics in Glaucoma Diagnosis and Treatment: Now and in the Future
Glaucoma Research Foundation
Thu, Oct 26,4p

Islam and Muslims: From West Africa to America" - Part 1 of 2
America's Islamic Heritage Museum
with Amir Muhammad
Thu, Oct 19, 5:30p-7p

Islam and Muslims: From West Africa to America" - Part 2 of 2
America's Islamic Heritage Museum
with Amir Muhammad
Thu, Oct 26, 5:30p-7p

SNCC Digital Gateway

(A documentary website that tells the story of how young activists in SNCC united with local people in the Deep South.)

Human Diversity
Best African Dads In The World: Meet The Aka Pygmy Fathers

4 African Cultural Traditions Travelers Can Participate In- Wodaabe Warriors

A Black Woman with White Skin Struggles To Fit In With Society

Woman Challenging Zakir Naik on Polygamy

Pastress Aggie About Her Ministry as A Transgender Pastor In Uganda

Ellis Bell

Bell, POH publisher Wayne Young’s paternal uncle, discusses his journey as a farmer, insurance agent, and founder of a non-profit that introduces young Americans to agricultural careers.

The “Deviant” African Genders That Colonialism Condemned

In Memoriam
Jamal Rasheed
Rudolph Isley

Westville, IN
Anthony Ray Hinton
The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row
Purdue University - Westville Campus
1401 S. U.S. 421
Sun, Nov 19, 5p, free

Biden Unveils New Student Debt Forgiveness Plan

Washington, DC
Westminster Presbyterian Church
400 I St., SW
Every Friday night, from 6p-9p
Monday Night Blues
Admission $10 -- Children under 16 are FREE Food and Beverages available 5:30p-8:45p

New York, NY
Chester Higgins: Black Pantheon
Bruce Silverstein Gallery
529 W. 20th Street
now till Sat, Oct 28

Washington, DC
Black Hair
Marvin Bowser Photography
The Ven at Embassy Row Hotel
2015 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Thu, Oct 19-Sun, Nov 19

Atheists Late Night
Atheists In Kenya Society
Fridays, 4p-5p

Curricular Resources:
Reparations Math and Reparations History

Philadelphia Joins Several Others Cities and States Exploring Reparations

Attorneys for 3 Last-Known Survivors of 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Appeal Dismissed Reparations Case

Washington, DC
Anthony Driver Designs
Jewelry Maker
Eastern Market – next to first door
225 7th St, SE
Sats, 8a-6p, Sun 8a-5p, free

Washington, DC
The Black Saturdays CO-OP and Farmers Market
2015 Bunker Hill Road, N.E.
Sat, Oct 21, 1p-5p
Islam and Muslims: From West Africa to America" - Part 1 of 2
America's Islamic Heritage Museum
with Amir Muhammad
Thu, Oct 19, 5:30p-7p

Part 2 of 2: Thu, Oct 26, 5:30p-7p

ChatGPT Tutorial - A Crash Course on Chat GPT for Beginners

Richard III
PBS Great Performances
See Watch Full Episode

Emerson’s Bar & Grill
Baltimore Center Stage
700 North Calvert Street
Thu, Sep 14-Sun, Oct 8

A Taste of Soul
Black Ensemble Theater
4450 North Clark Street
now through Oct 29

Washington, DC
The Brilliance and Resilience of Tap Dance
with Baakari Wilder
Essential Theater
Anacostia Arts Center
1231 Good Hope Road
Thu, Oct 12-Sun, Oct 22, $

Mosaic Theater
1333 H Street NE
Thu, Oct 26-Sun, Nov 19

Washington, DC
Public Obscenities
Wholly Mammoth
641 D ST. NW
now-Sat, Dec 23

Young Adults
Read Africa Aloud
Features author readings with classroom applications and fun activities for children.

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