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The Black Image In Popular Culture

We seem surprised by the racist, demeaning and disrespectful depiction of African Americans in popular culture and conversation. But why should we be respected if we do not respect ourselves?

Is it not true that we casually…

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Added by Black Art In America on May 6, 2014 at 9:53am — No Comments

The Black Image In Popular Culture



We seem surprised by the racist, demeaning and disrespectful depiction of African Americans in popular culture and conversation. But why should we be respected if we do not respect ourselves?

Is it not true that we casually demean each other and our children everyday? African American comedians and hip hop artists seem to only refer to black women as bitches including their wives,…

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Added by Black Art In America on May 6, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

Schomburg Center For Research in Black Culture

Black History Month at the Schomburg
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Added by Black Art In America on February 27, 2014 at 3:10pm — No Comments

Slavery, Hollywood, and Public Discourse -- National Museum of African American History and Culture

NMAAHC -- National Museum of African American History and Culture

Lonnie Bunch, museum director, historian, lecturer, and author, is proud to present A Page from Our American Story, a regular on-line series for Museum supporters. It will showcase individuals and events in the African American experience, placing these stories in the context of a larger story — our American story.

A Page From Our American Story…

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Added by Black Art In America on February 4, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

A Glorious Celebration Of Womanhood At Houston Museum Of African American Culture

A Glorious Celebration Of Womanhood!
on 9 January 2014,  the latest installation of the WOMEN OF A NEW TRIBE Exhibition will open at the Houston Museum Of African American Culture. 
 
Learn more about the WOMEN OF A NEW…
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Added by Black Art In America on November 26, 2013 at 11:47am — No Comments

For All the World to See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights at Bessie Smith Cultural Center

For All the World to See: Visual Culture and the Struggle for Civil Rights…
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Added by Black Art In America on September 5, 2013 at 10:50pm — No Comments

Black Art and Culture in the 20th Century (World of Art) by Richard J. Powell

Black Art and Culture in the 20th Century (World of Art) by Richard J. Powell

The African diaspora - a direct result of the transatlantic slave trade and Western colonialism - has generated a wide array of artistic achievements in our century, from blues to reggae, from the paintings of Henry…
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Added by Black Art In America on April 28, 2013 at 6:05pm — No Comments

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