Harlem Renaissance Man: Jack Johnson

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Join Robert O’Meally for this two-part series exploring the lives of Harlem Renaissance trailblazers. What is it that makes Johnny Hudgins and Jack Johnson Harlem Renaissance men? PART 1: Wednesday, […]

Uptown 2020 Triennial Town Hall: Building for the Future

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The ways in which we interact with personal and communal spaces has been transformed by the COVID-19 pandemic. In this town hall artists, activists, entrepreneurs, and community leaders come together […]

A Renaissance Education: Mildred L. Johnson and the Harlem School She Built

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4:15 pm - Video presentation and oral histories (available for advanced viewing at your leisure after December 2nd) 5:00 pm - Live panel discussion and Q&A In a segregated New York City of the 1930s, as a young Black woman Mildred L. Johnson found herself unable to secure the teaching job she wanted. Undeterred, she went on […]

Looking For Langston: A Film Screening Celebrating Queer Harlem

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Isaac Julien’s Looking for Langston at 30: A Film Screening and Roundtable Celebrating Queer Harlem, in support of Harlem Renaissance 100 As part of Columbia’s contributions to the 2020 celebration of the centennial of the Harlem Renaissance, The Forum will be hosting an online screening of Isaac Julien’s landmark 1989 film Looking for Langston followed by a discussion with the director and […]