A Celebration of Nuyorican Poetry & Culture
Ed Morales, Moderator
Victor Hernández Cruz, Lydia Cortes, Mariposa Fernández, Felipe Luciano, Nancy Mercado, Urayoán Noel, Willie Perdomo, Edwin Torres
Sunday, September 23, 2018 @ 2:30 pm. $30/person admission that includes a copy of Victor Hernández Cruz’s latest book of poems, Beneath the Spanish (Coffee House Press, October 2017), plus food & wine. Limited seating. Tel: 212 749 7771. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Subways: B, C, 2, 3 trains to 116 Street. BUS: M2, M7 to 116th Street & Adam Clayton Powell Blvd. Located in the Graham Court Apartments in Harlem.
Events are the Harlem Arts salon are private. We reserve the right to refuse entrance to anyone.
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Harlem Arts Salon 1925 7th Ave (between 116 & 117 Streets) suite 7L New York NY 10026 (212) 749-7771 Email: email@example.com
Events at the Harlem Arts Salon support The Gloster Arts Project, bringing professional artists as teachers and mentors to rural Gloster (Amite County), Mississippi in an arts enrichment program for kids.
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March 18, 2018 @ 2:00pm In Conversation with John Edgar Wideman with Mitchell S. Jackson as guest moderator.
February 25, 2018 @ 2 PM A very special Sunday afternoon with Hidden Gems: Three Contemporary Artists withWesley Brown, Dwight Carter, and JD Parran
November 19, 2017 Publishers of William “Bill” Demby‘s last finished novel, King Comus, Ishmael Reed and Carla Blank, with special guests James Demby and Melanie Masterson Sherazi. Hakim Hasan moderator.
September 24, 2017 Passage Author Khary Lazarre-White, social activist, lawyer, and executive director of Harlem’s youth development organization, Brotherhood/Sister Sol, discusses his debut novel with Hakim Hasan as moderator.
April 30, 2017. Let’s Talk: Prisons Flores Forbes, Liza Jessie Peterson, Jamel Shabazz, artist SassaCyprigo with Afrikan Sciences, who stretch and bend rhythms and sounds to end the afternoon on a high note.
April 2, 2017. Poetry is Song. Allison Hedge Coke, accompanied by violinist Laura Ortman, and Cornelius Eady and the Cornelius Eady Trio with Lisa Liu and Charlie Rauh.
March 26, 2017. Margo Jefferson in conversation with Hakim Hasan.
January 29, 2017. Terry McMillan and Kalisha Buckhanon, will talk about their writings, their creative processes and read from their newest novels at 2:30 pm. Hakim Hasan will moderate. Delicious food & wine served.
December 18, 2016 with guitarist/composer Kelvyn Bell celebrating the release of his new St Louis Blu CD and a reading by Greg Tate music and culture and one of the “godfathers of HipHop journalism,” from Flyboy 2, his newest book of essays. Guest moderator: Nicole Fleetwood.
November 6, 2016 @ 2:30pm. With novelist Elizabeth Nunez (Even in Paradise, Akashic 2016) and poet Rowan Ricardo Phillips (Heaven, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2016) reading from their newest books. Hakim Hasan, moderator.
October 16, 2016 @2:30 pm. Ta-Nehisi Coates. A conversation and book signing with the author of The New York Times’ #1 Bestseller, Between the World and Me. Benefits The Gloster Arts Project. Moderated by Randall Pinkston.
May 8 @ 2:30 pm A book party for The Jazz of Physics with author and saxophonist, Stephon Alexander and special guest, Will Calhoun. Includes a copy of the book, musical performance, and food & wine. Benefits The Gloster Arts Projects.
May 13 @ 6:30 pm Black Hollywood Unchained with contributors Ishmael Reed, Houston A. Baker, David Henderson, Jill Nelson, and other guests, including Hollywood producer, Rudy Langlais. Benefits The Gloster Arts Projects
May 26 @ 7:00 pm Remembering Miles: A birthday celebration with Wallace Roney, Gary Bartz, Adam Holtzman, Tommy LiPuma, Earl “the Pearl” Monroe, and Quincy Troupe. Others. Refreshments, cake and ice cream. Benefits The Gloster Arts Projects