A Memorable Publishing Debut

A Memorable Publishing Debut

By JOSEPH MODICA When writer Benjamin Ludwig raised his autistic daughter, he never expected how much he would delve into the lives of children like her. What he learned inspired…

Builder Plans African Art Museum for Bed-Stuy

Vira Jones owns a construction and design firm. The three rooms of the future Bedford-Stuyvesant Museum of African Art were filled with ancient and modern figures, statuettes, and headdresses, all…

Caribbean writers at Flatbush library

By AMBER ALEXANDER Three Caribbean women writers discussed the influence of their culture on their writing and the complexity of their Caribbean identities at the Brooklyn Public Library‚Äôs Flatbush Branch…

Free online photo course at MoMa

By LUIS GONZALEZ Photography has becoming an increasingly popular medium for young artists and the the Museum of Modern Art has taken notice: It is offering free online photography classes.…

`SASSY’ Awards held at NJPAC

By KAILA STRICKLAND The fourth annual Sarah Vaughan SASSY Awards were held earlier this month at NJPAC in Newark, where five jazz vocalists competed for a $5,000 cash prize plus…