Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Future of Historical Performance

My first performance in the Virtual World – Photo: Storyteller Denise Valentine as Sojourner Truth at SL9B Celebration! Join Storyteller Denise Valentine as she presents her first historical performance in the Virtual World at Second Life 9th Birthday (SL9B) Celebration … Continue reading

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Century of African Youth

Soweto Uprising 1976 June 16th marked the anniversary of the Soweto Uprising in 1976. This event was one of several that inspired me, during my youth, to become more aware of what was going on around the world. Eventually, I … Continue reading

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Black Rhapsody – In honor of an ancestor

R. I. P.  Dr. Ed Robinson (1918 – 2012) Dr. Ed Robinson An attorney, historian, author and professor, Dr. Robinson headed the Philadelphia School District Committee on African and African American studies, and co-authored “The World of Africans and Afro-Americans” … Continue reading

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A Day at the United Nations

A Day @ the United Nations – Denise Valentine – Picasa Web Albums. Ever have one of those days when you ask yourself, “Wait, did that just happen?” Did I really get a call from Ms. Philomena Ama Nimley, of … Continue reading

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