Art and Soul
Celebrate Black History Month with a feast of cultural events across the states.
Denton Black Film Festival January 23 to 27 Get a head start with 60- plus screenings featuring AfricanAmerican filmmakers, screenwriters, and actors at this five- day fest outside of Dallas. Proceeds fund college scholarships for local high school seniors. dentonbff.com
Harlem Fine Arts Show February 14 to 17 The nation’s largest traveling exhibition of work from artists of the African diaspora returns to New York City for its 10th anniversary. Take in more than two thousand photographs, paintings and ceramics, then attend lectures about their worldly impact. hfas.org Living the Dream . . . Singing the Dream February 17 Two renowned Washington, D.C., choirs share the Kennedy Center stage at this uplifting tribute to another person who raised his voice for equality: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. choralarts.org