Tuesday Dec 10
John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind
A treasure trove of historical footage of the classic 1950s and 1960s folk era. Featuring Pete Seeger and Judy Collins, Harry Belafonte , Bobby Darin, and more.
Harry Belafonte to give University of Michigan MLK Symposium keynote in January
Belafonte will deliver the address at 10 a.m. Jan. 20 in Hill Auditorium. The speech is the highlight of the 27th annual symposium, which runs from Jan. 13 until Feb. 7. Balafonte was a friend of Martin Luther King during the civil rights movement and has remained a champion of King's message of racial equality and fairness.
Gina Belafonte Shares Journey With Dyslexia to Students
Learning to read and write is tough enough for elementary students as it is. But for kids with a learning disability - like dyslexia - reading can sometimes seem impossible.
De Blasio Hopes His Inauguration Committee Reflects City's Diversity
More than 70 distinguished New Yorkers from across the five boroughs will kick off de Blasio's first term in office this January.
The New Zealand Herald
Andrew Young at odds with King's children
Long sharing the common goal of protecting the legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King, the bond between the family of the slain civil rights leader and one of his former top aides, Andrew Young, has become threatened.
An Evening with Irving Burgie: A Citrus Book & Poetry Night, 5th Dec. 2013
You have been anxiously awaiting the return of Citrus Book & Poetry Night. Well here it is! Books on sale on the night! Irving Burgie Autobiography, Songbook and CD Special Citrus Night Prices: Composer of 34 Harry Belafonte songs including his album Calypso - Billboard Album number 1 with hits like DAY-O , Island in the Sun , Mary's Boy Child ... (more)
The Afro American Newspaper
Harry Belafonte to Deliver Keynote Address at Phi Beta Sigma Centennial Celebration
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity will kick off its 100-year celebrations on Jan. 11 with a Centennial Founders' Day Gala, during which renowned humanitarian and civil rights activist Harry Belafonte will be the keynote speaker.