Culture Creators Celebrates Industry Leaders At 2nd Annual Awards Brunch

When it comes to the onward movement of the culture, it takes the effort of many. To celebrate those who have contributed significantly thus...

Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis: Secret of Divine Love, Art and...

Photo courtesy of Film Screenshot The arts should serve the people. Art and struggle brought them together. Love and dedication kept them united. For decades, Ossie Davis...

Out of the Shadow of Aunt Jemima: The Real Black Chefs...

When you picture Aunt Jemima, what do you see? For a white person, it might be a soothing fantasy of a loving black servant putting...

Women Writers Pay Homage to Zora Neale Hurston on Her 125th...

It’s appropriate today, on what would be Mother Zora’s 125th birthday, to honor the social and cultural freedoms she cleared for black women writers...

First-Look Photo at Lupita Nyong’o in Mira Nair’s ‘Queen of Katwe’

Disney has released a first look photo (below) at Lupita Nyong'o in Mira Nair's adaptation of the book, "The Queen of Katwe: A Story...

Afro-Latino Festival July10th-12th NYC 2015

The Afro-Latino Festival of New York celebrates the contributions that people of African descent from Latin America and the Caribbean have made tour city...

Misty Copeland Becomes First Black Principal Dancer At American Ballet Theatre

Via NPR Misty Copeland has been promoted to top dancer at the prestigious American Ballet Theatre in New York. She is the first African-American...