Membership Events

5 events found.

Date/TimeTitle/DescriptionLocationAudience
Tue, April 16
@ 1 PM
Before 5
IN-PERSON Join us for an afternoon screening Searching for Augusta Savage, a 22-minute documentary from Charlotte Mangin and Sandra Rattley of Audacious Women Productions. Augusta Savage is one of the most influential contributors to the Harlem Renaissance, and one of the most enterprising. She did so much to support the careers of other Black artists, yet little is known about her extensive accomplishments. Following the screening, filmmakers Charlotte Mangin and Sandra Rattley will join Tamm…
Schomburg Center for Research in Black CultureAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

Businesspeople,

NYPL Supporters
Wed, April 17
@ 7 PM
IN-PERSON Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in partnership with Carnegie Hall Citywide presents the aja monet. Experience the musical artistry of Brooklyn-born surrealist blues poet, vocalist, and composer aja monet. Critically acclaimed for her powerful linguistic gifts, celebrated for her community organizing and insight, and a frequent collaborator with many of today’s leading voices in jazz and soul music, aja monet offers multi-disciplinary performances of urgency and honesty.…
Schomburg Center for Research in Black CultureAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers
Fri, April 26
@ 11 AM
Artwork: Blossom Blair The 2024 Black Comic Book Festival marks 12 years of bringing together animators, Blerds, bloggers, cosplay lovers, fans, families, illustrators, independent publishers, and writers to celebrate Black comic books and graphic novels and provides a platform to get the works directly to readers. This annual event features panel discussions, workshops, and cosplay showcases, and highlights the work of creators from across the country. The 12th annual festival…
Schomburg Center for Research in Black CultureAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

Businesspeople,

Children,

School Age (5-12 years),

College & Graduate Students,

Families,

NYPL Supporters
Sat, April 27
@ 10:30 AM
The 2024 Black Comic Book Festival marks 12 years of bringing together animators, Blerds, bloggers, cosplay lovers, fans, families, illustrators, independent publishers, and writers to celebrate Black comic books and graphic novels and provides a platform to get the works directly to readers. This annual event features panel discussions, workshops, and cosplay showcases, and highlights the work of creators from across the country. The 12th annual festival from April 26—27, 2024, will include…
Schomburg Center for Research in Black CultureAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers,

Businesspeople,

Children,

School Age (5-12 years),

Families
Fri, May 3
@ 8:30 AM
About This Event: The Schomburg Center hosts the first day of a two-day conference that extends the call for increased historical research on slavery in the Atlantic World. It will convene academic scholars, researchers, public historians, archivists, and librarians from the Netherlands and the U.S. Together, they will weigh the history and legacy of slavery, the slave trade, and colonialism in New Netherland, the Netherlands, and the Americas. Produced by the Lapidus Center for the Historical…
Schomburg Center for Research in Black CultureAdults,

50+,

Book Lovers