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Bronx Rising! at the Bronx Music Heritage Center: Garifuna Heritage Month/Bronx Week in collaboration with the Garifuna Coalition

May 17, 2014 @ 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

| $5

Bronx Rising! May 2014 Flyer

6:00 pm: Screening: Revolutionary Medicine followed a short Q&A

7:00 pm: The Maxine Sullivan Women In Jazz Series, part 3: Lucy Blanco & the Afri-Garifuna Jazz Ensemble

Garifuna are from Belize, Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua, St. Vincent, and the Grenadines in Central America and the Caribbean, the Bronx is home to the largest Garifuna community in the world (half the New York City community lives in this borough). This event is in honor of the 13th anniversary of the Proclamation of the Garifuna Language, Music and Dance as Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.

Details

Date:
May 17, 2014
Time:
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Cost:
$5
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Organizer

Elena Martínez
Phone:
212-529-1955 x16
Email:
Website:
citylore.org

Venue

Bronx Music Heritage Center
1303 Louis Nine Blvd
Bronx, NY 10459 United States
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Phone:
917-557-2354
Website:
http://whedco.org/

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