Information on events listed in this calendar may be subject to change. Please confirm with the event sponsors, including any fees charged for attendance.
Revolution! The Atlantic World Reborn. Through April 15. Presented by New-York Historical Society. First exhibition to relate the American, French and Haitian struggles as a single global narrative, it includes the only known surviving copy of the first printing of the Haitian Declaration of Independence. New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, NYC. For more information, call 212-873-3400, or go to www.nyhistory.org.
The 2012 Armory Show. March 8-11. Annual modern and contemporary art fair. Piers 92 (modern) & 94 (contemporary), 12th Avenue at 55th Street, N.Y.C. For more information, call 212-645-6440, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.thearmoryshow.com.
International Women’s History Month Literary Festival. March 10. Presented by Enoch Pratt Free Library, the Antigua & Barbuda International Literary Festival and The Baltimore Times. Enoch Pratt Free Library, 400 Cathedral St., Baltimore, MD 21201. 1:00 p.m. For more information, contact Linda A. Duggins, Linda.email@example.com.
Live and Outspoken: Garth Fagan and Judith Jamison. March 13. Presented by 651 Arts. Conversation with choreographer Fagan and dancer/choreographer Jamison; Performance by Garth Fagan Dance. The James and Martha Duffy Performance Space, Mark Morris Dance Center, 3 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11217. 7:00 p.m. For tickets and more information, call 718-636-4181, or go to www.651ARTS.org.
Define Your Future! 6th Annual Career Discussion. March 14. Presented by BCA (Black Culinarian Alliance) and New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) for students and professionals in the culinary and hospitality industries. NYIT Auditorium, 1855 Broadway, N.Y.C. 4:00 p.m.– 6:00 p.m. For more information, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone 212-643-6570, or got to www.bcaglobal.org.
A Literary Salon: Readings by Carl Hanckock Rux. March 14. Presented by The Greene Space at WNYC and WQXR. Honoring the 75th Anniversary of Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God. The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space, 44 Charlton Street in DoHo, N.Y.C. 6:00 p.m. For more information and tickets, go to www.thegreenespace.org.
25 Influential Black Women in Business Awards Luncheon. March 22. Presented by The Network Journal. New York Marriott Marquis Hotel, 1535 Broadway, New York City. For more information, call 212-962-3791, or go to www.tnj.com.
The Boscov’s Berks Jazz Festival. March 23–April 1. Presented by The Berks Arts Council. Reading, Pa. For venues, lineup and tickets, go to www.berksjazzfest.com/ticketedevents.htm.
National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica 50th Anniversary Celebration. March 24–25. Presented by the Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College. Walt Whitman Theatre at Brooklyn College, 2900 Campus Road, Brooklyn, N.Y. For more information and tickets, go to BrooklynCenter-Online.org; call box office, 718-951-4500, Tuesday – Saturday, 1p.m. – 6p.m. Groups of 15 or more, call 718-951-5000, ext. 3326.
Talks at the Schomburg: The Intersection of Health Care, History and Justice. March 28. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Langston Hughes Auditorium, 515 Malcolm X Blvd., N.Y.C. 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. For more information, call 212-491-2200, or visit www.nypl.org/locations/schomburg.
38th Annual NSBE Convention. March 28–April 1. Presented by the National Society of Black Engineers. David L. Lawrence Convention Center, 1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15222. For more information, go to www.nsbe.org.
Women Writers on the Horizon. March 28. Presented by The Greene Space at WNYC and WQXR in honor of the 75th Anniversary of Zora Neale Hurston’s Their Eyes Were Watching God. Conversations with Alice Walker, Sonia Sanchez and Ruby Dee, moderated by Lucy Anne Hurston. The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space, 44 Charlton Street in DoHo, N.Y.C. For more information and tickets, go to www.thegreenespace.org.
11th National Black Writers Conference. March 29-April 1. Presented by the Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College, CUNY. Medgar Evers College, 1650 Bedford Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11225. For more information, visit www.nationalblackwritersconference.org/home.html. To register, contact Thysha M. Shabazz at email@example.com, or call 646-410-0246.
Live and Outspoken: Toshi Reagon and June Millington. April 26. Presented by 651 Arts. Conversations with/performances by singer/songwriter Reagon and music pioneer Millington. The James and Martha Duffy Performance Space, Mark Morris Dance Center, 3 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11217.
7:00 p.m. For tickets and more information, call 718-636-4181, or go to www.651ARTS.org.