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eFree! for FREE

eFree! for FREE

Via philly.com Molly Eichel: Access to e-book is all Hart February 06, 2013|By Molly Eichel NORTH PHILLY-BORN and -raised comedian Kevin Hart is opening his wallet to give kids free e-book access to Lorene Carey‘s Free! Great Escapes from Slavery on the Underground Railroad. Illustrations for the children’s book, about the harrowing experiences of brave individuals who escaped the tyranny of slavery, were done […]

CBW on PhillyCAM!

CBW on PhillyCAM!

Don’t miss our programming spotlight this Friday on PhillyCAM! Here’s the Schedule straight from PhillyCAM: Fridays in July at 6 PM Celebration of Black Writing Noted journalists, writers and performance artists from across the U.S. join Art Sanctuary, Philadelphia’s leading African-American arts and letters organization devoted to presenting outstanding regional and national talent in the literary, visual and performing arts, […]

This is My House

This is My House

By: Tina Smith-Brown   Do you remember the scene in the movie “Pride,” you know the one, where each of the swimmers, as they climbed aboard the diving board, stood proudly, pointed at their coach and yelled: “THIS IS MY HOUSE, COACH!” Well that’s what I felt like doing at Art Sanctuary after “The Black Creative,” a public conversation with […]

Meeting Edwidge Danticat

Meeting Edwidge Danticat

by Pat McLean OK, so what do you do when you hear that a writer, someone whom you have admired and dreamed of some day emulating her writing style since you picked up your first book by her, is coming to your home town and that you may actually get to meet her? Well if you are like me, once […]