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Brooklyn College Roadshow Grand Finale!

It is with great pleasure to present the Digital Diaspora Family Reunion Roadshow (DDFR) at Brooklyn College. DDFR’s first photo sharing collaboration with a college, sponsored by the Brooklyn College Community Partnership (BCCP)! The roadshow events took place on the Brooklyn College campus from October 16 through October 18, where we had the opportunity to […]

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Who are Harlem’s Treasures?

DDFR ROADSHOW is Fun for the Whole Family! DDFR, in cooperation with The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, encourages the public to nominate individuals for consideration as ‘Harlem Treasures.’ Who is a Harlem Treasure? We are looking for people whose contributions to the community help make Harlem, HARLEM! These are the individuals who […]

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Brooklyn College Roadshow Participants prepare for DDFR Grand Finale Thursday

The Digital Diaspora Family Reunion (DDFR) collaborates with project sponsor, the Brooklyn College Community Partnership (BCCP) for the lively week of filming for the “DDFR Brooklyn College Roadshow” where over sixty (60) Brooklyn College Students, Faculty, Staff, Alumni, and local residents brought in Family Photos that gave a peak into the great diversity of communities […]

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Brooklyn College hosts DDFR Roadshow

The Brooklyn College Community Partnership (BCCP) will host the Flatbush Brooklyn edition of the Digital Diaspora Family Reunion (DDFR) Roadshow this October on the Brooklyn College Campus. The DDFR Roadshow—the brainchild of filmmaker, journalist and educator Thomas Allen Harris—will bring together students, staff, alumni, faculty and the local community to share stories contained in their […]

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Healthy Families Grow in Brooklyn

Digital Diaspora Family Reunion (DDFR) RoadShow, in partnership with Healthy Families Brooklyn and Pratt Institute, recently brought together some of the residents of the Gowanus Houses and Wyckoff Gardens Houses for an incredible afternoon of family photo-sharing and community building. When DDFR team was first approached by Necole Brown, Deputy Director of Healthy Families Advocates […]

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DDFR Roadshow @ Louis Armstrong House Museum

Thomas Allen Harris and his Digital Diaspora Family Reunion Roadshow Team filmed seven interviews in Corona, Queens last week in partnership with Louis Armstrong House Museum (LAHM) and Langston Hughes Community Library and Cultural Center. Local New Yorkers shared the stories of their lives, families, and communities as told through photographs at the Louis Armstrong […]

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DDFR Featured within Rockefeller Foundation “Audio Postcards”

By Karina Mangu-Ward Newsletter Published: February 13, 2012 We’ve been blown away by the positive response to our Audio Postcards about the 2011 Rockefeller Foundation Cultural Innovation Fund grantees. Thanks to all who have watched and shared. We hope they are sparking conversation and inspiring you to think differently about what’s possible in your […]

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DDFR Concludes Roadshow at Harlem Stage!

The Harlem Stage Gatehouse was sold-out for the Grand Finale of the Digital Diaspora Family Reunion (DDFR) Road on Sunday, February 27th. The lively celebration hosted by Thomas Allen Harris was the concluding the Harlem edition of the national DDFR Roadshow. During its week-long residency at Harlem Stage, the DDFR Roadshow conducted Family Photo Interviews […]

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