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  • Panel Discussion on the Black Arts Movement
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    Panel Discussion on the Black Arts Movement

    Panelists talked about the influence of the Black Arts Movement on contemporary literature. “The New Urban Aesthetics: The Black Arts Movement, Revised” was a panel at the 2014 Harlem Book Fair…

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  • Panel on AfricanAmerican History
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    Panel on African-American History

    Panelists talked about the political and economic progress made by African Americans since the March On Washington fifty years prior. They spoke about historical and contemporary factors that have influenced…

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  • AfricanAmerican History and Biography Panel
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    African-American History and Biography Panel

    Authors talked about their biographies about the achievements of African Americans. Ms. Wills moderated. They responded to questions from members of the audience. “American Biography: Triumph Against…

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  • Mississippi Freedom Riders
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    Mississippi Freedom Riders

    Former Freedom Riders spoke about the Mississippi freedom rides during the Civil Rights Era, their experiences during and since the events of 1961, race relations and presidential election…

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  • AfricanAmerican History Panel
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    African-American History Panel

    Former fellows in the Schomburg Center’s Scholar-in-Residence program talked about the problem of presenting a balanced view of black history in their books. Professor Miller included images in her…

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  • Bicentennial of the Abolition of Transatlantic Slave Trade to the US
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    Bicentennial of the Abolition of Transatlantic Slave Trade to the U.S.

    The panel talked about the Transatlantic Slave Trade in relative and contemporary frameworks. They reviewed recent advancements, specifically the creation of several datasets that are…

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  • Forty Years of African American Publishing
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    Forty Years of African American Publishing

    The panel talked about the development, challenges, and direction of African American Publishing. They focused on the implications of publishers focusing on "urban publishing". “40 Years of…

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  • Memoirs and Remembrances
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    Memoirs and Remembrances

    Moderated by Carla Ranger, authors talked about the topic, “Memoir and Remembrances: Making My Way Out of No Way.” They described their lives, their memoirs, and biographies they have written, saying that success is…

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  • From Black Power to Hip Hop
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    From Black Power to Hip Hop

    Moderated by Tony Rose, a panel of writers discussed the topic, “From Black Power to Hip Hop: The Evolution of Grassroots Political Thought.” After more than one hundred years of political…

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  • Politics of AfricanAmerican Identity
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    Politics of African-American Identity

    Moderated by Anthony Samed, a panel of writers talked about the topic, “Politics of African American Identity.” Topics included “post-black,” self-negation, and assimilation vs. acceptance. After their…

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  • Narratives of a Black Life  Memoir  Biography
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    Narratives of a Black Life: Memoir & Biography

    The Harlem Book Fair on Saturday, July 24 was located on West 135th Street between Lenox Avenue and Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Boulevard in New York City. Panel discussions were held in the Langston…

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