Riverwalk Jazz

Saturday, 8 to 9am

Join the Jim Cullum Jazz Band for an hour of traditional jazz.

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Women's History Month
10:20 am
Fri March 7, 2014

Women of the Harlem Renaissance

Zora Neale Hurston

In Jazz Age Harlem, the rise of black culture produced talents like Langston Hughes and Duke Ellington. But this ‘Black Renaissance’ wasn’t limited to men. A largely unsung group of black women were a driving force in the movement. They wrote poetry, managed literary journals, and held salons that nurtured Harlem's great social revolution of the 1920s. 

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