Blog Profile / New Black Man

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Archived Since:July 20, 2008

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Askwith Forum: A Space of Their Own? Girls, Women & STEM

The Askwith Forum at the Harvard Graduate School of Education discusses underrepresentation of Women and Girls in STEM with panelists Kimberly Bryant, Founder, Black Girls CODE; Maria Klawe, President, Harvey Mudd College; Jane Margolis,...Show More Summary

Arise Xchange: Byron Allen talks Lawsuit Against Time Warner & Comcast

Byron Allen, Chairman and CEO of Entertainment Studios discusses his lawsuit against Time Warner & Comcast. In this interview with Arise America, Allen makes important distinction between Black "targeted" media and Black-owned media...

Black Love...Matters: Raheem DeVaughn’s 'Love Sex Passion' by Mark Anthony Neal

Black Love...Matters: Raheem DeVaughn’s Love Sex Passion by Mark Anthony Neal | NewBlackMan (in Exile) Marvin Gaye’s What’s Going On? was the product of a hard-earned battle with the head of his record label, Berry Gordy. Gaye’s brother-in-law perhaps rightly thought that Gaye was squandering his mainstream success by recording a protest album. Show More Summary

As First Black American NHL Player, Enforcer Was Defenseless Against Racism

Val James became the first American-born black player in the NHL in 1982. He faced vicious racism, including fans throwing bananas on the ice. After 30 years in silence, he is talking about it now. -- NPR Code Switch

Professor James Braxton Peterson to Visit Duke University on March 4, 2015

Professor James Braxton Peterson to Visit Duke University on March 4, 2015 The Role of the Black Public Intellectual: A Conversation with James Braxton Peterson and Mark Anthony Neal Wednesday, March 4, 2015 4:00 pm Duke Forum for Scholars...Show More Summary

Meet Six People Who Celebrate Being LatiNegro

'In 2010, the census bureau reported that Latinos comprised 17% of the U.S. Population. About 3% of said population are Black Latinos — that’s about 1.2 million. This number doesn’t include the 11 million undocumented immigrants in America and some 36% of Hispanics reporting themselves as ‘other’ in race.' -- Fusio n

Death in the Suburbs: Reinventing the American Mall

'Rumors of the mall's death have been slightly exaggerated. Anchor stores are leaving -- stores such as Sears and JC Penney -- but high-end malls are reporting record sales. And many suburban malls are witnessing a rebirth.'-- Noel King reports for Marketplace

The Remix: Anthea Butler Lets Loose on ISIS terror, Twitter Trolls and Beyonce's Grammys Fail

'Anthea Butler is no stranger to maneuvering between the realms of pop culture, religion, and politics. On the latest episode of The Remix with James Braxton Peterson, the author and associate professor of religious studies at the University...Show More Summary

The Last Day of Childhood by Mark Anthony Neal

"#SnowDay" courtesy of Misha Gabrielle Neal Duke Professor and Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal recalls the snow days of his childhood and the rare chance to experience another with his growing daughters. The Last Day of Childhood by Mark Anthony Neal | NewBlackMan (in Exile) I can’t say that snow days were ever my thing. Show More Summary

Addis Ideas Creates App to Address Challenges Faced on African Continent

'Addis Ideas is disrupting the extant approach to African development, which incorrectly relies on western philosophy to solve African issues. Addis Ideas is an application that solely relies on African innovation.Our mobile application crowd sources African development ideas from African nationals and the African diaspora.' #WhereAfricanIdeasMatte r

Left of Black S5:E21: Black Erotic Lives in Slavery and Freedom

Left of Black S5:E21: Black Erotic Lives in Slavery and Freedom Left of Black host and Duke University Professor Mark Anthony Neal (@NewBlackMan) is joined in studio by Professor Jessica Marie Johnson (@jmjafrx) and Professor Treva Blaine...Show More Summary

Jason Moran And The Bandwagon At The Kennedy Center

Jazz Night In America taps the archives to present a 2013 set from Jason Moran and The Bandwagon, live at the Kennedy Center's intimate Jazz Club room.

'Self Evidence': Janet Mock on Success, Authenticity and Speaking Truth

'In the second episode of Fusion’s Self Evidence series, bestselling writer, TV commentator, and transgender activist Janet Mock explains how she acquired a true sense of freedom once she rejected others’ expectations of who she was supposed to be.'

A Lady Must Live: A Lena Horne Tribute

Actress Salli Richardson-Whitfield pays tribute to the legendary Lena Horne in the short film A Lady Must Live: A Lena Horne Tribute. The film is produced by CodeBlack Films in collaboration with

Raheem DeVaughn Discusses New Recording LOVE SEX PASSION

Arise 360 talks with Raheem DeVaughn about his 5th studio recording, LOVE SEX PASSION.

Mark Anthony Neal to Deliver Black History Month Keynote at Western Illinois University

Neal to Deliver Black History Month Keynote at Western Illinois University MACOMB, IL – The keynote address of Western Illinois University's Black History Month celebration will be delivered by Duke University African American Studies Professor Mark Anthony Neal at 7 p.m. Show More Summary

UCBComedy: The Oscars Haven't Changed Since 1940 (Satire)

Hattie McDaniel -- the first black actor to win an Oscar - looks forward to when black actresses will win Academy Awards for all sorts of roles, not just slaves and The Help. (Satire). Director - Megan SteinWriter - Ana BretonScriptShow More Summary

Historian John Hope Franklin On the 1898 Wilmington Riots

The late Historian John Hope Franklin explains why the 1 898 Wilmington Race Riots – what he describes as a "coup d'etat"—remains relevant today.

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