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UCLA art exhibition offers three different views of Africa

WESTWOOD — An exhibit in its final weeks at the Fowler Museum at UCLA shows three different views of Africa by three artists. Opened in February, the “Inheritance: Recent Video Art from Africa”exhibit is scheduled to close July 28. “The three temporary exhibitions we opened in the spring demonstrate what the Fowler Museum at UCLA Read More…

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Short-film competition to honor John Singleton

LOS ANGELES — A new short film competition has been created to pay tribute to the legacy of iconic late African-American filmmaker John Singleton.  The John Singleton embRACE L.A. Short Film Competition is a partnership between the city of Los Angeles and the Pan African Film Festival. Singleton, a Los Angeles native, was best known Read More…

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Oldest daughter of Nipsey Hussle is subject of custody fight

LOS ANGELES — Three of Nipsey Hussle’s relatives and his former girlfriend, the mother of the slain rapper’s 10-year-old daughter, will continue trying to reach an agreement on the mother’s request to regularly see her daughter, the woman’s attorney said after a closed court hearing July 15. Lawyer Larry Lewellyn said progress was made in Read More…