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Black Folk Don’t
Ask A Muslim
Following the day-to-day stories of students, parents, teachers and staff at the Washington Metropolitan High School, “180 Days: A Year Inside An American High School” is an intimate portrait of a public school that attempts to make a difference in the lives of students each and every day.
Producers Selly Thiam and Samantha Stark at the None on Record project, a global story telling project, bring four very moving shorts to AfroPoP entitled "Seeking Asylum." These shorts chronicle the stories of LGBT Africans in the UK fleeing homophobia and persecution back home.
Ask A Muslim
"Ask A Muslim" is a web series that showcases the current face of Black Islam in America today, using questions from the street asked to Black muslim artists, writers, Imams, and cultural observers.
Black Folk Don't...
An ironic web series that explores the grey areas between stereotype and truth, created and directed by Angela Tucker. This season check out episodes produced by audience-selection, including topics like Black Folk Don't Swim, Camp, Have Eating Disorders, Do Atheism, Commit Suicide, and Get Married.
NBPC/Public Media Corps (PMC) is partnering with WHUT-TV and Howard University on a grant from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting to help combat the dropout crisis in this country. Using a curriculum of after school video clubs, called the Digital Media Arts Club (dMAC), the Public Media Corps fellows work to engage the high school students in new forms of digital production and expression, contributing a positive spin to their learning and digital authorship behaviors.
Haiti: One Day One Destiny
"Haiti: One Day, One Destiny" is a multi-media portal of stories about Haiti after the disastrous earthquake of 2010. The stories capture the day-to-day struggle of recovery, Haitian reflections on the profound loss they are coming to grips with, and the role culture and history play in rebuilding. The web videos, blogs, and live virtual conversations serve as a focus on Haitian culture, Haitian people, and one country’s road to recuperation.
Harlem Library Cinema Series
The Harlem Library Cinema Series is a community engagement collaboration between the National Black Programming Consortium and the New York Public Library. These live screening events are an opportunity to bring content supported by NBPC directly to the community, for conversation and direct engagement on important cultural issues sparked by media.
From UFOs to urban farming, this series is where you want to be for that slightly off-beat Blackness your mama should have warned you about. Producer Gabriel Tolliver brings a psychedelic perspective to his work.
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