Tag Archives: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Abdul-Jabbar to Discuss Mycroft Holmes Backstory at MIST Harlem

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, along with writing partner Anna Waterhouse, have published a riveting, untold backstory of Mycroft Holmes, brother of Sherlock Holmes.  They have, with familiar third-person narrative, suspense and astute historical precision, offered a cultural perspective that weaves a sophisticated story … Continue reading

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QUOTE: Kareem Abdhul Jabbar

“Music rhythms are mathematical patterns.  When you hear a song and your body starts moving with it, your body is doing math.  The kids in their parents’ garage practicing to be a band may not realize it, but they’re also … Continue reading

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What Color Is My World?: The Lost History of African-American Inventors

See larger image What Color Is My World?: The Lost History of African-American Inventors New From: $5.00 USD In Stock What Color Is My World?: The Lost History of African-American Inventors (Hardcover) By (author) Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Raymond Obstfeld This childrens/family … Continue reading

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QUOTE: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

“My mother had to send me to the movies with my birth certificate, so that I wouldn’t have to pay the extra fifty cents that the adults had to pay.” – Kareem Abdul-Jabbar *Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Grew up in Harlem. When … Continue reading

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