The much anticipated Blackout Market is a black-owned business vendor fair to accompany Willing2Rise. “Hidden Colors” contributor Professor Kamene, formerly known as Booker T. Coleman, will be giving a lecture on spiritually and economics. He will be specifically addressing recycling the black dollar within the black community! The Blackout Market is a place where we can […]
Mar 10, 2018

An American Ascent documentary screening

Join NAAM as we continue our Black and Abroad programming with our AfroPop Film Series in collaboration with the National Black Programming Consortium. We are excited to screen our fourth film from the series, An American Ascent by George Potter and Andy Adkins. Summary An American Ascent documents the first African-American expedition to tackle Denali […]
Oct 5, 2017

Self-care as a form of resistance

In the current political and social climate, my thoughts turned not to surrender, but survival — and the necessity of prioritizing one's own well-being.
Jul 31, 2017

The necessity of black joy

A dance party at Othello Park created a space to celebrate and experience black joy amidst times of conflict.
Jul 18, 2017