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NEW | The Black Women’s Fairy Tale Museum
NEW |Newark Lesbian, Gay,Transgender, Bisexual Community Quilt- Illuminating the Past, Building Our Future
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VISIONARY is a REBORN project by Noelle Lorraine Williams.
| WOMEN'S WORK | INTERVIEWS
|OPEN MAGAZINE is a new publication debuting this fall dedicated to showcasing the work of writers,
|WOMEN'S WORK | Other Projects
| ART PROJECTS|
Remitting Default is a mundane performance developed in collaboration with RECESS Activities, Inc.
It is a psycho-economic commentary of my two-year experience as a graduate student at Yale
University. Kenya (Robinson) June 30, 2011. http://recessanalog.org/about
photographers and visual artists with an appreciation for the erotic aesthetic. Fayemi Shakur is co-editor.
|PARLOUR is an online destination for women seeking the best in global culture, news, style and
music. Updated daily, Parlour provides a glimpse of the world through the eyes of progressive
women with a thirst for knowledge, a passion for new ideas and impeccable style.
KICKMAG Urban Music and CultureTamara Harris is a music blogger who has published past work in Blues and Soul, Floss, Grip, AOL City and
The Metro Times.
|Kitchen Table Giving Circle Providing resources to Black/African Descent LBTQ Women led projects
and organizations as we develop and strengthen our ability to give.
| EyeMinded: Living and Writing Contemporary Art by Dr. Kellie Jones
As the chief publication of the Association of Black Anthropologists, Transforming
Anthropology advances scholarship across the four fields and beyond. This issue
is edited by Aimee Cox and Dana-Ain Davis.
|Black Moses Barbie (Harriet Tubman Commercial) (1 of 3) by Pierre Bennu
This mock commercial for a Black Moses Barbie toy celebrating the legacy of Harriet Tubman is
part of Pierre Bennu's larger series of paintings and films deconstructing and re-envisioning images
of people of color in commercial and pop culture.
| Hanifah Walidah interview with Toni Blackman
The following is a two part interview with cultural ambassador and MC Toni Blackman. She is also
noted for being the visionary and architect of the Freestyle Union, a collective of MCs in the mid-90′s
who usedfreestyle to transform the culture of the cypher.
| PAST|Other Projects
| Nekkid Black Girls Exhibition Corridor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
| 6th Annual Women of Power Conference |A New Spelling of My Name: Black & Latina Feminism
Today Saturday, March 24, 2012 | The Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI)
in partnership with Parlour Magazine.
|MISSING | March 22 - 31, 2012 | Buy tickets for performance at WOW Cafe.
MISSING is a magic realist exploration of women’s relationships with black popular music in the
U.S. Our story begins aboard the slave ship Trouvadore, which mysteriously went missing in 1795.
Aboard the ship, three women devise a plan to escape via the magic of their music.
Through music, they are transported into the future, in search of home.
Video from MISSING workshops http://suckaforlife.com/HW/?portfolio-type=missing
|Her Word as Witness 35 photographic portraits by Brooklyn-based photographer, Laylah Amatullah
Barrayn, of some of today's most compelling writers, along with excerpts from their works.
| ARCHIVE | VISIONARY INTERVIEWS
20 FRANCK DE LAS MERCEDES |PRIORITY BOXES
19 KEVIN MAYNOR TRILOGY AN OPERA COMPANY
18 LEX LEONARD
17 BROTHER ALI (KICKMAG)
16 MATT GOSSER AR+CHAEOLOGY
15 ELLA TURENNE
14 AGITATOR'S COLLECTIVE
13 ASHA GANPAT BOYS AND POWER
12 THE WRITERS RESPONSIBILITY: WRITERS RESPOND|Rev. Shonda D. Nicholas and Deveran "Bleek" Ashe
11 MICHAEL PAUL BRITTO
10 MARIA RUBIO
9 NYUGEN E. SMITH
8 WILLIE COLE
7 EILEEN FERRARA
6 ALANA KAOYIANNIS
5 MICHELLE LEVANTE
4 LIZ SEATON
3 ASHA GANPAT
2 JAZ GRAF
1 ADEJOKE TUGBIYELE SEDITA