Latest Harriet Tubman News

Maryland celebrates Harriet Tubman’s place in state history

Apr. 29, 2022 20:33 PM EDT

CAMBRIDGE, Md. (AP) — Maryland is revisiting the history of Harriet Tubman following Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s decision to dedicate 2022 to the renowned Underground Railroad abductor, which many scholars say is an opportunity to inspire young people. “When it comes to the...

Review: 'A Strange Loop' makes a remarkable Broadway debut

Apr. 26, 2022 22:01 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — There is a cosmic deliciousness to the fact that “A Strange Loop” has landed on Broadway mere yards away from one of its juiciest targets. In the new musical that opened Tuesday at the Lyceum Theatre, we meet the character Usher, an unhappy playwright slumming...