3/9/19 — The Africa Center presents a special Portal connection to Kigali, Rwanda, with storyteller, author and human rights advocate Clemantine...

3/5/19 — The Africa Center and African Film Festival, Inc. present a screening of the documentary film "Too Black to be...

3/15/19 and 3/16/19 — The Africa Center's Salon Africana concert series kicks off with performances by Thandiswa Mazwai & Nduduzo Makhathini....

3/19/19 — Lauren Wilkinson discusses her new novel, "American Spy," with Well-Read Black Girl founder Glory Edim.

3/22/19 — It's Comedy Night at The Africa Center! Join us for THE IMMIGRANT IS STAYING! Presented by Mohamed.

Ongoing — The Africa Center Portal connects communities across the global African diaspora for meaningful dialogue, performance, and exchange.

Victor Ekpuk with his installation "Harlem Sunrise" at The Africa Center.

January—April 2019 — The Africa Center presents a new installation by Victor Ekpuk, "Harlem Sunrise."

2/23/19 — Join us for a free performance for children and families by members of Chineke!

Members of Chineke! Orchestra

2/22/19 — The Africa Center is proud to present a performance by members of Chineke! orchestra.

Ayesha Harruna Attah

2/6/19 — Join us for a conversation between author Ayesha Harruna Attah and The Africa Center's CEO Uzodinma Iweala on the...


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Sudanese New Zealander Mohamed Kheir Performs his show 'The Immigrant Is Staying' this coming Friday at The Africa Center.

As a black, Muslim, immigrant living in New York City, Mohamed uses comedy to reclaim the ‘American Dream’, a dream which has been...

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A magical night we won't soon forget. Thank you to all who attended. TheAfricaCenter photo