The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a research unit of The New York Public Library, is recognized as one of the leading institutions of its kind in the world.
For details of the Holiday Open House on Saturday December 11th, see Black History International.
They will also be screening The Black Candle, a film about Kwanzaa narrated by Maya Angelou, on 21st December. Click here for details. This is a free event.
To watch a trailer for The Black Candle, and to see more Kwanzaa videos, go to African American Holiday Shopping.
Ancient Egyptian philosophies influenced many religious and spiritual traditions. To read more, see The Influence of Ancient Egypt.