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.”
For Immediate Release
February 18, 2016
4:51 P.M. EST
Funky Turns 40 Art Exhibit At Black Cultural Center
The PMA gets Funky with New February Exhibit
Funky Turns Forty
February 23rd-April 9th
The Museum Of UnCut Funk brings images from it’s FUNKY Collection online with the Google Cultural Institute
Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution – Exhibition Results From Reading Public Museum.
Final State Of The Union Address
January 13, 2016
There are four Grammy nominees that chose black & white for their album covers that I have written about in this blog previously. This is just a hats off and Congratulations to Alabama Shakes, Kendrick Lamar, D’Angelo and The Weeknd, on being recognized for their brand of FUNK.
READING PUBLIC MUSEUM OPENS THREE NEW EXHIBITIONS
Hey Hey Hey! New Animation-Inspired Exhibit, Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Firsts Panel Exhibition to Open at The Bessie Smith Cultural Center
Blackjack is Arron Day, a Black soldier of fortune living in a tumultuous time.
Hey Hey Hey! Animation Inspired Exhibit, Funky Turns 40, Opens at Brown v. Board Site
President Obama Speaks On The Charleston, SC Shootings
Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution – Exhibition Results From The Northwest African American Museum (NAAM).
“It Comes in Threes” is a phrase you’ll hear, usually by way, of unfortunate circumstances. Nothing could have prepared me for the recent tragic events that I’ve experienced. Two people that I had the fortune to work with, and one that I have been inspired by, passed on within three days of each other.
First Lady Michelle Obama, White House adviser Valerie Jarrett, Attorney General Eric Holder, singer Valerie Simpson, singer Roberta Flack, Donna Brazile and emcee Melissa Harris-Perry crowded into the Warner Theatre in downtown Washington, D.C., for the Maya Angelou Forever Stamp dedication ceremony.
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February 26, 2015
4:38 P.M. EST