Respected educator, activist, and writer Ed Garnes, founder of From Afros To Shelltoes, will lend his voice to the collective call for violence prevention and drug free communities at the 10th annual TeenFest(ival) event, Saturday, May 17,2014 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the historic Carolina Theatre ( 309 W. Morgan Street Durham. NC 27701).
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.
It is becoming very difficult to not crack a smile when The Foreign Exchange and friends engage in their signature “slap your mamma funny” kind of whimsy. Zo!’s latest visuals, directed by Kenneth Price, for the two stepping good time “We Are On The Move” finds Phonte and Eric Roberson joining him in a clever ode to The Whispers’ video for their 1983 hit “Keep On Loving Me.”