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Black Comic Book Festival draws thousands in Harlem

Black Comic Book Festival draws thousands in Harlem

>>Sreenivasan: THIS WEEKEND, NEW YORK’S SCHOMBURG LIBRARY IN HARLEM CELEBRATED THE TRADITION OF BLACK COMICS WITH ITS ANNUAL BLACK COMIC BOOK FESTIVAL. THOUSANDS ATTEND THE TWO-DAY EXHIBITION, WHICH ALSO FEATURES SCREENINGS, PANEL DISCUSSIONS AND A COSPLAY COMPETITION. AND FOR FANS, BOTH YOUNG AND OLD, IT’S A CHANCE TO MEET SOME OF THEIR FAVORITE COMIC CREATORS …

Incarcerated Women Make History Going on Tour to Perform “A Christmas Carol” | University of Denver

Incarcerated Women Make History Going on Tour to Perform “A Christmas Carol” | University of Denver

(gentle music) – Hi everyone. My name is Ashley Hamilton. I’m the Director of the DU Prison Arts Initiative. – Hi, I’m Dean Williams and I’m the Executive Director for the Department of Corrections. (clapping) – What’s happening here today is the most amazing, groundbreaking thing I think that could ever be in collaboration with …