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Fulton County Arts & Culture’s Southwest Arts Center & Evolve! Artists Live in association with Galo Entertainment presents…Soul Sista’s Juke Joint™where female artists spread their wings on stage…the Take Me Higher edition.
Real conversation on #MassIncarceration will take place on Monday, April 7th at 7pm-9pm on People TV Cable Channel 24 (Atlanta). You Can View It Live On www.PeopleTV.org . The show will be hosted by Kalonji Jama Changa w/ Rahiem Shabazz discussing his controversial documentary #ElementaryGenocide feat Special Guests: Songbyrd Jackson (Natural Living Advocate/Food Educator) Professor Edward Garnes (Award Winning Writer and Activist).
Verizon Wireless, The Andrew Young Foundation, The Atlanta Cyclorama, and Urban Film Review Present Black History Film Festival February 22, 2014 at Riverside Epicenter (135 Riverside Parkway Austell, GA 30168). For more info, visit www.blackhistoryfilmfestival.com.
The premiere screening of “Elementary Genocide” took place before a standing room only audience. After the screening, a roundtable discussion took place with with panelists: Dr. Torrance Stephens (professor Clark Atlanta University), Tracey Syphax (Author Activist), Teen Sci-Fi Author of the Year Stone Erickson, Supreme Understanding (Activist/ Author), Kalonji Changa (Community Organizer/Author) & Edward Ganes Jr. (Founder From Afros To Shelltoes).
Award winning writer, activist, and educator Edward M. Garnes, Jr., founder of From Afros To Shelltoes, co- stars in the highly anticipated documentary film “Elementary Genocide: From Primary to Penitentiary ” directed by award-winning filmmaker and music journalist Rahiem Shabazz.
Music head Harold Pride uncensored at Spelman’s Community Conversations.
Evolve! Artists Live, Inc., and photographer John Crooms will host a special Artist Talk for “A Great Day In Atlanta: 2003-2013 Before & Beyond” Photography Exhibition. Held Thursday, October 24th, at Art of Giving Gallery, at 7pm
photo credit: www.shannonmccollum.com
Ed Garnes, founder of From Afros To Shelltoes, will moderate the ”Finding Success With Crowd Funding” panel at the Funk Jazz Kafe Documentary Film Festival & Music Conference on Saturday, October 5, 2013 …
A3C, Fahamu Pecou Art, Flux Projects and High Gravity Hip Hop present ALL DAT GLITTERS AINT GOALS. After critically acclaimed presentations in New York, South Carolina, Austin & Houston, TX, ADG premieres for the first time in ATLANTA! This event will feature the art and the first ever LIVE PERFORMANCE of music from the EP!
The grand opening of the highly anticipated unveiling of “A Great Day In Atlanta: 2003-2013 Before & Beyond” Photography Exhibition will be held Friday, October 4th at Art of Giving Gallery, at 7pm.
Soul of Soul: Capturing A Movement
by Shannon McCollum
October 13, 2013 to November 9, 2013
Award winning writer and activist Ed Garnes, founder of From Afros To Shelltoes and nationally acclaimed expert on black male development, will join Gregory Ellison, II , Ph.D. for a Fearless Dialogues Community Conversation Saturday, September …