Hughes’ Dream Harlem presents a vision of the esteemed poet in present-day Harlem and makes an important case for Hughes’ impact on hip-hop and the spoken-word community. This multi-layered documentary includes roundtable discussions of his contributions and a tour of Hughes’ Harlem hang-outs. The distinguished actor/activist Ossie Davis offers the narration in his soulful baritone, while his wife and collaborator, the renowned Ruby Dee, reflects on Hughes’ life with such notable personalities as poet Sonia Sanchez – a must see for all fans of 1920’s Harlem.
|Dates:||Wednesday February 29th – Black History Month 2012|
|Time:||6:30 PM – 7:30 PM|
|Price:||$10.00 Per Person|
|Meet:||Harlem Heritage Tourism & Cultural Center – 104 Malcolm X Blvd., between 115th – 116th Street and Malcolm X Blvd. 2 and 3 express trains on IRT line (Red on Subway maps) arrive directly to meeting location.|