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I was ill-prepared for the culinary effort that soup joumou, the Haitian Independence dish would take. I’d only eaten the pumpkin soup once and never prepared it.
Sidiki Conde is among 54 immigrant artists, including Haitian-Americans, featured in the Center for Traditional Music and Dance’s Beat of the Boroughs initiative, just launched this week. Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday through March, artists from around the world will be leading performances, workshops, lectures and more on the center’s YouTube and Facebook pages.
Election week has been … never ending. And you’ve probably had enough political talk to last a lifetime. So this…
Being busy is a way of life here, and people are willing to pay a premium for convenience. The consequence? Single-use plastic and foam containers — which take between 500 and 1,000 years to decompose — are piling up in landfills.
We launched Epicenter-NYC at the height of Covid-19 as a way to
surface and meet needs, expand networks and create more connectivity
among the neighbors of New York City. We are written by the
community, for the community.
As anti-government protesters in Haiti’s capital blocked principal roads and clashed with police last year, Stanley Joseph and Daphne Gerard used the city’s winding and potholed backroads to make it to church for their wedding, decked out in all their finery. “We always have problems in Haiti. You can’t wait. You just have to get on and overcome them,” said Joseph.