Sunday, January 28, 2007
This is a photo is a group shot taken at Atlanta's Shrine of the Black Madonna Cultural Center on Saturday Jan. 27. The pic is, from left to right, of Valerie, who did that amazing biography of Zora Neale Hurston, Natalie H., Roz&Kristina--our Atlanta hostesses with the mostess, and Natalie M. all surrounding Jelani who gets the prize for suffering through not 1, but 2 Tyrone talks in one weekend. Debo's sister Nzinga stopped by, as well as Nat. H's neice and nephew, Kamen and Jadon Rose, our old HU friends, Seth, Mimi, Mia. Also: Ernie, the two Megans, Candice and her mom.
Later we headed to the Water Tree Arts Gallery in Tucker, Ga., where Nat. H's brother in law Ben Rose invited us to do a talk and check out his studio for his new multimedia company Great to meet his business partner Jason, too. Good the see them repping the Midwest in the ATL.