Music: Janelle Monae is Looking to Expand the Idea of What R&B Can Be

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At the Atlanta headquarters of Janelle Monáe’s Wondaland Arts Society, a giant turkey has been roasting slowly for hours, and cups of something … [Read more...]

Profile: Dionea Orcini

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PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY YOU SHOULD KNOW: Dionea Orcini – Dreamer & Jewelry Designer Who are you? I’m a dreamer and an adventurous person … [Read more...]

Profile: Gloria Estefan

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PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY YOU SHOULD KNOW: Gloria Estefan – Groundbreaker When Gloria Estefan's family fled Cuba more than 50 years ago, her mother … [Read more...]

Art: MDPLS Exhibits O Write My Name: America Portraits – Harlem Heroes

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Photos of acclaimed African American artists, from Lena Horne and Zora Neale Hurston to Horace Pippin and Bill ‘Bojangles’ Robinson, are currently … [Read more...]

Art Profile: Nicolas Stipcianos

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PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY YOU SHOULD KNOW: Nicolas Stipcianos – Image Maker Who are you? Nicolas Stipcianos better known as Photographer … [Read more...]

Profile: Julie Benasra

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PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY YOU SHOULD KNOW: Julie Benasra – Filmmaker Shoes can make or break an outfit but for many women they have an even greater … [Read more...]

Profile: Jorge Espinosa and Alison Duran

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PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY YOU SHOULD KNOW: Jorge Espinosa and Alison Duran – Gastronomes Who are you?  We are Jorge Espinosa and Alison … [Read more...]

Art Profile: Tatiana Suarez

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PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY YOU SHOULD KNOW: Tatiana Suarez – Fine Artist Tatiana Suarez, an extremely upbeat Brooklyn-based Miami native, creates with … [Read more...]

Art Profile: Carla Fache

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PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY YOU SHOULD KNOW: Carla Fache – Fine Artist Who are you? I am Carla Fache, an artist. What do you do in real … [Read more...]