Latest from ART | library deco Art Cover Image: Courtesy of Smithsonian Museum of African ArtSusanne Wenger (Olorisha Adunni)1915–2009, Graz, AustriaWorked in Oshogbo, NigeriaUntitled1960–69Screen print on paperGift of the Collection of William and Mattye Reed, 2011-11-2Title of Art Work: Visual piety.

ART TALK | John Jennings and the Visual World of Sanford Biggers: Codeswitch

CALIFORNIA AFRICAN AMERICN MUSUEM John Jennings and the Visual World of Sanford Biggers: Codeswitch John Jennings, a best-selling author, graphic novelist, curator, and professor, is widely known for his graphic novel adaptations of Octavia Butler’s Parable of the Sower and Kindred. For Sanford Biggers: Codeswitch, now on view at CAAM, Jennings collaborated with the artist on an accompanying graphic […]

ART Institute | The Archivists Roundtable is pleased to announce that registration for the 2021 Archives Education Institute Online is now open

Featured The K-12 Archives Education Institute (AEI) is a free program designed to introduce primary sources to K-12 teachers as viable and practical resources for classroom instruction while helping archivists and special collections professionals identify ways to connect these materials with Common Core and state requirements.  Primary source materials are drawn from the rich collections […]

ART LITERARY| “The Legacy of Zora Neale Hurston and Southern Women Writers” with Tayari Jones

University of Kansas’ The Project on the History of Black Writing (HBW) Presents: The Legacy of Zora Neale Hurston and Southern Women WritersNovember 5, 2021 at 12:00 CDT A conversation with Tayari Jones, the Charles Howard Candler Professor of Creative Writing at Emory University and New York Times best-selling author of four novels set in the […]


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Fannie Lou Hammer,
Public Domain
Henry Ossawa Tanner,
Dallas Museum of Art
When My Sleeping Dragon Woke, Featured Film Forum

Besides black art, there is only automation and mechanization.
— Federico Garcia Lorca

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