Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . .
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Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . .
Square Dancing alive and going strong in urban settings. Black people enjoying the art of Square Dancing and Line Dancing. This a a collection of interesting activities, professions, etc centered around people of color. Enjoy!!!
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Square Dance History Project | Phil Jamison 2: African influences, and African-American callers

Square dancing has been an integral part of American social life for centuries. The Square Dance History Project gives the rich story of North American square dance a home in the digital age.
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Square Dance Convention

Square Dance Convention | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
Women wearing colorful skirts with petticoats underneath and men wearing shoe-string ties and cowboy boots aren’t something you see every day in a city best known for the auto industry and Motown Records.
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Hip To Be Square

This mini-documentary is about Black square dancers in the city of Detroit, MI. It was produced, shot and edited by me (Jacinta Chevon). It was my first attempt…
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Red Cross Volunteer, 89, Just Wants to "Assist Those in Distress"

Red Cross Volunteer, 89, Just Wants to "Assist Those in Distress" | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
James Greason, the Assistant Captain of the county's Red Cross Disaster Action Team for 13 years, takes pride in getting up at 2 a.m. to comfort and assist families in distress after a fire.
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Amarantus BioSciences'50 Most Important African-Americans in Technology

Amarantus BioSciences'50 Most Important African-Americans in Technology | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
Amarantus BioSciences'50 Most Important African-Americans in Technology...
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How Soul Food Can Be Good For Your Health : NPR

How Soul Food Can Be Good For Your Health : NPR | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
Soul food has a rap as being too sweet and heavy. But in reality, the culinary traditions of the African diaspora offer just as many healthful eating options as those of Mediterraneans.
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‘The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess’ Is Less Changed for Broadway

‘The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess’ Is Less Changed for Broadway | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
When “The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess” opens on Broadway, it won’t have some of the proposed revisions criticized by Stephen Sondheim, but the show’s director and lead producer still have some hard feelings.
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Black Dancers Defy Stereotypes : Americana: Dudes & Dames Inc. square dance club of Baldwin Hills marks 25th anniversary. Group was originally told it wouldn't last a year.

The gathering in the church hall had all the ingredients of an old-fashioned hoedown.
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African American Chamber of Commerce to hold membership drive, exhibition ... - Victoria Advocate

African American Chamber of Commerce to hold membership drive, exhibition ...Victoria AdvocateIf you are a small business owner in The Crossroads, the African American Chamber of Commerce wants you.
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New York Exhibit Highlights Books About African Americans

New York Exhibit Highlights Books About African Americans | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
Ezra Jack Keats wrote and illustrated more than 20 children’s books. Most featured African American children - at a time when that was unheard of.
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Black Square Dancing Pioneer's Memory Honored by Southside Squares

Black Square Dancing Pioneer's Memory Honored by Southside Squares | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
Chicago's black community has always been known for dances like “the bump,” “the robot” and “the electric slide.” But they are also known nationally for a good old American folk dance, and there is one very special woman...
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I love finding articles spotlighting my unique family of Square Dancers across the country.  Enjoy this about Chi-town's own Southside Squares! - MsBe www.MsBeSquare.com

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Great Performances: Free To Dance - About The Film - Interview Transcripts

Great Performances: Free To Dance - About The Film - Interview Transcripts | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
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Georgia's oldest Red Cross volunteer -- and, still going! - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5

Georgia's oldest Red Cross volunteer -- and, still going! - Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5 | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
A modest man, James Greason is 91 years old and the oldest Red Cross volunteer in Georgia. He's been answering the call since 1995.
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Atlanta is Proud of this Special Young Man!!!

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SOUTH-CENTRAL : The Hoedown Goes Uptown

SOUTH-CENTRAL :  The Hoedown Goes Uptown | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
Forget about haystacks, barns, pickups and small-town folk hooting and hollering on a weekend night at the local square-dance in some backwater town. It's right here in the big city.On the first...
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AFRICAN-AMERICANS in tennis (3) | Sports Videos - Sports Video Clips

AFRICAN-AMERICANS in tennis (3) | Sports Videos - Sports Video Clips | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
tennis...
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Welcome to the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo « The Grestest Show on dirt!

Welcome to the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo « The Grestest Show on dirt! | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
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Eight Hands Up! -Square Dance Calls by -Black Musicians on 78 Records -by Burgin Mathews

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African-American Shakespeare Company Announces 'ACTive Engagement Series ... - Broadway World

African-American Shakespeare Company Announces 'ACTive Engagement Series ... - Broadway World | Square Dancing - In The Hood? And that's not all that's happening. . . | Scoop.it
African-American Shakespeare Company Announces 'ACTive Engagement Series ...Broadway WorldAfrican-American Shakespeare Company presents the first installment of this season's ACTive Engagement Series with a crown and tiara-making session,...
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