1. Livestream: A Celebration of the Life of Maya Angelou  →

    One hour away! A Celebration of the Life of Maya Angelou, streamed live from The Riverside Church starting at 11am.

  2. Tomorrow!
Watch via livestream: Talks at the Schomburg: Motown + Fashion with designer Emilio Sosa (ESosa), writer and fashion expert Michaela Angela Davis, Essence Style Director Pamela Edwards Christiani, Co-host of Bravo’s “Fashion Queens” Bevy Smith, and Valisia Lekae, Grammy and Tony Award nominee for her role as Diana Ross in Motown The Musical.
This dynamic panel will discuss Motown’s impact and legacy in the world of fashion. Michael Dinwiddie, Associate Professor at the Gallatin School and current President of the Black Theatre Network, will moderate.

    Tomorrow!

    Watch via livestream: Talks at the Schomburg: Motown + Fashion with designer Emilio Sosa (ESosa), writer and fashion expert Michaela Angela Davis, Essence Style Director Pamela Edwards Christiani, Co-host of Bravo’s “Fashion Queens” Bevy Smith, and Valisia Lekae, Grammy and Tony Award nominee for her role as Diana Ross in Motown The Musical.

    This dynamic panel will discuss Motown’s impact and legacy in the world of fashion. Michael Dinwiddie, Associate Professor at the Gallatin School and current President of the Black Theatre Network, will moderate.

  3. Tune in Wednesday, March 19, 2014 for: 
Between the Lines: Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche with Zadie Smith
This event is sold out but can be viewed online via LiveStream*
For more information about this event, click here.
*To use LiveStream you must login using Facebook or an email address.
[Photo Credits: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie by Ivara Esege, 2013; Zadie Smith by Dominique Nabokov, 2012]

    Tune in Wednesday, March 19, 2014 for: 

    Between the Lines: Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche with Zadie Smith

    This event is sold out but can be viewed online via LiveStream*

    For more information about this event, click here.

    *To use LiveStream you must login using Facebook or an email address.

    [Photo Credits: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie by Ivara Esege, 2013; Zadie Smith by Dominique Nabokov, 2012]

  4. Today, the Schomburg Center, in collaboration with the Studio Museum, presents: Ellison at 100: Reading Invisible Man. 
- The 10am session can be watched via LiveStream* here. 
- The 1pm session is available via LiveStream* here. 

*To use LiveStream you must login using Facebook or an email address. 

    Today, the Schomburg Center, in collaboration with the Studio Museum, presents: Ellison at 100: Reading Invisible Man

    - The 10am session can be watched via LiveStream* here

    - The 1pm session is available via LiveStream* here

    *To use LiveStream you must login using Facebook or an email address. 

  5. Watch live tonight at 6:30 p.m. a conversation with Deborah Willis and Barbara Krauthamer, authors of Envisioning Emancipation: Black Americans and the End of Slavery, a powerful photographic survey of what freedom looked like for black Americans in the Civil War Era. Sam Pollard, director, Slavery By Another Name, will moderate.