Tag Archives: Black History Month

ObamaCon: The Making Of A New Black Superhero Exhibition

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An Exhibition Of Comic Book Covers Featuring The First Black President Of The United States

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For The Love Of Money: Blacks On U.S. Currency Exhibition Press Conference

For The Love Of Money: Blacks On U.S. Currency Exhibition Press Conference

For The Love Of Money: Blacks On U.S. Currency Exhibition At The Museum Of American Finance – Press Conference – February 22, 2016

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution At The Pensacola Museum Of Art

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution At The Pensacola Museum Of Art

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution – Exhibition Results From The Pensacola Museum Of Art.

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Women in Comics NYC Collective International: Black Women in Comics Spotlights – Pamela Thomas

Women in Comics NYC Collective International: Black Women in Comics Spotlights – Pamela Thomas

Pamela Thomas is the Co-Owner and Co-Curator of the Museum Of UnCut Funk (museumofuncutfunk.com), an avid collector of Black memorabilia and an expert on 1970’s Black culture.

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From Shaft To Fat Albert, NJ Duo Preserves 1970’s Black Pop Culture

From Shaft To Fat Albert, NJ Duo Preserves 1970’s Black Pop Culture

Pamela Thomas remembers the moment when she realized her hobby was a little different from knitting. It was when she found herself trying to get to the post office before it closed, so she could send off more than $2,000 in money orders to fund her “addiction.”

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Remarks by the President at 2016 Black History Month Reception

Remarks by the President at 2016 Black History Month Reception

For Immediate Release
February 18, 2016
East Room
4:51 P.M. EST

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Firsts Press Release – Indiana

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Firsts Press Release – Indiana

Funky Turns 40 Art Exhibit At Black Cultural Center

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Press Release – Pensacola

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Press Release – Pensacola

The PMA gets Funky with New February Exhibit: Funky Turns Forty

February 23rd-April 9th

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40 YEARS OF CELEBRATING BLACK (AMERICAN) HISTORY MONTH!

40 YEARS OF CELEBRATING BLACK (AMERICAN) HISTORY MONTH!

Forty years ago this February, President Gerald Ford, was the first to recognize “Black History Month.”  This period of acknowledgement evolved from “Negro History Week,” that was created by historian Carter G. Woodson, and other prominent African-Americans.  This installment of the FUNKALICIOUS blog, is a retrospective of some American and Internatinal “Black” History accomplishments and occurrences, throughout 2015…

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution At The Reading Public Museum

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution At The Reading Public Museum

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution – Exhibition Results From Reading Public Museum.

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2016 State Of the Union Address – President Obama’s Last

2016 State Of the Union Address – President Obama’s Last

President Obama
Final State Of The Union Address
January 13, 2016

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For The Love Of Money: Blacks On U.S. Currency Exhibition

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An Exhibition Featuring Black Icons And Historic Events On U.S. Currency

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Vintage Black Heroines Exhibition

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An Exhibition Featuring Vintage Black Comic Strips And Comics From The 1950’s-1970’s

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Vintage Black Heroes Exhibition

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An Exhibition Featuring Vintage Black Comic Strips From The 1950’s

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Press Release – Reading

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Press Release – Reading

READING PUBLIC MUSEUM OPENS THREE NEW EXHIBITIONS

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Firsts Press Release – Chattanooga

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Firsts Press Release – Chattanooga

Hey Hey Hey! New Animation-Inspired Exhibit, Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Firsts Panel Exhibition to Open at The Bessie Smith Cultural Center

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Firsts Exhibition

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Black Character Revolution Firsts – An Exhibition Featuring A Timeline Of The First Appearances Of Positive Black Animation Characters In Television History

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Firsts Press Release – Topeka

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Firsts Press Release – Topeka

Hey Hey Hey! Animation Inspired Exhibit, Funky Turns 40, Opens at Brown v. Board Site

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20 YEARS for the ESSENCE MUSIC FESTIVAL – BLACK MUSIC MONTH?

20 YEARS for the ESSENCE MUSIC FESTIVAL – BLACK MUSIC MONTH?

This year marks the 20th year for the Essence Music Festival!!!  An INCREDIBLE FUNKIN’ event, it started out as a celebration, for Essence magazine’s 25th anniversary.  After the first year, it was clear, at the very least another was required.

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Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution At The Northwest African American Museum

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution At The Northwest African American Museum

Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution – Exhibition Results From The Northwest African American Museum (NAAM).

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