Tag Archives: Black History Month

Black History Month and Valentine’s Day Thoughts

MUSIC TRAVEL MONDAY

By Kerry Dexter

Destination: Life

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Album: Resurrection Day, Appleseed Recordings. By Kim and Reggie Harris

Kim and Reggie Harris have been married for more than three decades, so they know a thing or two about love and sustaining a committed relationship.

From their home base in New York state, Kim and Reggie Harris have taken their words and thoughts and commitment to social justice across the country and across the world, from the Smithsonian in Washington D. C. to the Psalm Festival in Austria. When they traveled to Toronto, Canada to work with their longtime friend Keith Whiteley on producing their album Resurrection Day, their thoughts were on what centers those travels for them. Recent journeys through change, hardship, faith, and love resonate through their work as much as does the couple’s commitment to telling stories of life and history through the perspective of their African-American heritage. Continue reading

Black History Month:Unique Travel Book

Zora Neale Hurston

Zora Neale Hurston

 

Destination: Jamaica and Haiti

Book for Black History Month: Zora Neale Hurston : Folklore, Memoirs, and Other Writings : Mules and Men, Tell My Horse, Dust Tracks on a Road, Selected Articles (The Library of America) Continue reading