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20 Nov

Online Event

November 20, 2020 To December 11, 2020

6:00 am To 8:00 pm

In between BLM protests and existential quarantine queries, writer/creator Larry Powell adapted his play (2020/2021 Eugene O’Neill NPC finalist) into a new media series. Read more…

27 Nov

Online event 8:00-11:00 pm and 2:00-6:00 pm ET

November 27, 2020 To November 29, 2020

2:00 pm To 6:00 pm

Morrison fans and book lovers will not want to miss this once-in-a-lifetime event! Literary Partners cordially invites you to a marathon reading of Song of Solomon. Read more…

28 Nov

Online event: 9:00 pm ET

November 28, 2020 To November 29, 2020

6:00 pm To 8:00 pm

Fans, be sure to tune in for two special nights as songstress extraordinaire Alice Smith performs a concert of her long anticipated, unreleased music in a Holiday and Birthday special, Alice Smith: Unreleased! The following evening, she will deliver a classic performance featuring her own songs and favorite covers. Read more…

01 Dec

Online Event - 4:00 pm- 5:00 pm PST

December 1, 2020 To December 1, 2020

4:00 pm To 5:00 pm

A 60-minute overview of how artificial intelligence can perpetuate biases and how we can mitigate the risks. Is technology impartial? Can technology perpetuate injustice? To answer these questions, A.I. For Anyone is excited to host the Bias in AI virtual workshop in partnership with Black Girls Code. Read more…

02 Dec

Online screening 11:00 pm Eastern

December 2, 2020 To December 16, 2020

8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

Organized by Gabrielle Civil, Black Motion Pictures is a series of Zoom interviews with radical Black creatives about race, performance, and representation conducted between June 2–14, 2020. Spanning a broad range of topics—Black punk music, heritage sites, re-enactments, queer ancestors— the series continues with artist and designer Kelly Walters. Read more…

05 Dec

Online event: 9:00 pm EST

December 5, 2020 To December 5, 2020

6:00 pm To 7:00 pm

Tune in for a monthly digital series that features emerging musical artists performing on the Apollo’s Sound Stage. At this edition of Apollo Music Café, the best seat in the house is reserved for you. Experience the magic of Madison McFerrin in concert. Read more…

06 Dec

C-SPAN2 - 12 pm ET

December 6, 2020 To December 6, 2020

9:00 am To 11:00 am

Eddie S. Glaude Jr., chair of the African American Studies program at Princeton University. Our #InDepth guest for December is @esglaude … He’ll discuss race and politics in America, as well as the relevance of the late author James Baldwin in the age of #BlackLivesMatter . Read more…

Latest News

Black Cultural Events Expands to Chicago

Black Cultural Events Expands to Chicago

Black Cultural Events Expands Online Cultural Events Calendar to Chicago, Illinois. LOS ANGELES – November 10, 2020 -BCE Media Inc., parent company of online events calendar BlackCulturalEvents.com and led by CEO Pamela Ashe-Thomas, announced the expansion of BlackCulturalEvents.com into Chicago, Illinois (https://www.blackculturalevents.com/city/chicago) to accommodate their growth, and leverage Chicago’s longstanding African American [Read More...]
Killer Mike, Andrew Young to Open the Nation’s Newest Black-Owned Bank

Killer Mike, Andrew Young to Open the Nation’s Newest Black-Owned Bank

Killer Mike has done it again. This time he has partnered with civil rights legend Andrew J. Young and entrepreneur Ryan Glove to launch the country’s newest Black-owned bank and financial institution. Having already secured $3 million in seed funding from private investors, Greenwood Bank will be the first digital banking platform for Black and Latinx people and business owners.  Read more… Source: Killer Mike, Andrew Young to Open [Read More...]
Founder of Black-Owned Vegan Soul Food Restaurant Chain to Open 3 New Locations

Founder of Black-Owned Vegan Soul Food Restaurant Chain to Open 3 New Locations

Tamearra Dyson, the chef and owner of Souley Vegan, an Oakland, California-based Black-owned restaurant that serves vegan soul food meals, is reportedly set to open three new locations in California. As the pandemic continues, the new restaurants will be adapted to take orders for delivery and pick-up. Source: Founder of Black-Owned Vegan Soul Food Restaurant Chain to Open 3 New [Read More...]