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Two Cousins Meet for the First Time at Digital Diaspora Family Reunion Kick off for the New York African Film Festival!

It was a great experience working with Mahen Bonetti and her team to create a moving and historic Digital Diaspora Town Hall meeting that celebrated past supporters of the 23rd New York African Film Festival and brought in new audiences for 2016! Mahen and her team helped to select the special guests whose family albums […]

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Thomas Allen Harris Awarded Montgomery Fellowship at Dartmouth College!

Our very own Thomas Allen Harris has embarked on an exciting opportunity: he is currently serving as a Montgomery Fellow at Dartmouth College! The prestigious Montgomery Fellowship Program, established in 1977 through gifts from Dartmouth graduates Kenneth Montgomery ’25 and his wife Harle Montgomery, seeks to enrich the experience of Dartmouth students in the classroom […]

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Help! Who Are These Women?

​ At 1World1Family, we get requests. Below is the latest one to cross our desk. We are sharing it with you, our Digital Diaspora Family Reunion family, to see if anyone may be able to help Hugh! Hello! My name is Hugh Ryan and I’m a curator in New York City working on a show […]

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A Legacy of Storytellers: My Father and His Twin Brother

“Earlier this month, I presented a talk in the Projection Design class of Wendall Harrington, a professor in the Yale School of Drama. Wendall Harrington is a pioneer in projection design (she’s been called “the godmother of all projectors” by John Simon in New York Magazine) and has been working in the field of projected media for live events since […]

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Changing the Narrative on Race in America Through Advertising

– Don Perry, CEO, Digital Diaspora Family Reunion One day after President Obama gave the keynote address at SXSW Interactive, a brave team at Mullen Lowe US, led by Erin Swenson Gorrall (@ErinSSSS), VP – Group Strategy Director in the firm’s Boston office, convened a panel to discuss one of the most pressing issues of […]

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