Category Archives: Events

Afrika’s Struggle Meets Marvel Series Actor on Netflix

Today, in Manhattan, I had a sumptuous dinner with Chicago native, the extremely talented Arlene – a seasoned actor who currently appears in “Jessica Jones,” a Netflix Original: The Marvel Series. Your main man, Karl, is going full blast in the hope of transitioning his book to film. I’ll be updating you here on any new developments on the Netflix front.

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Afrika’s Struggle in Indonesia

Last night, I was invited to join Dr. Geneive Brown Metzger – the former consul general of Jamaica, New York, United States of America  –  at the Consulate General of The Republic of Indonesia in New York, the United States of America. Dr. Metzger was one of the awardees at the 18th Annual Leadership Awards Gala hosted by The James Jay Dudley LUCE Foundation. Currently, Dr. Metzger is the president of Gladvic Productions, LLC, and the tireless president & executive director of The American Caribbean Maritime Foundation.

It was an interesting experience as it pertains to my exposure to the Indonesian culture and cuisine. And I was able to network with some dynamic individuals, too.

Right to Left: Dr. Geneive Brown Metzger, Karl A. Mitchell, the legendary Dr. Fern Khan – Dean Emeritus, Bank Street College of Education and former Associate Dean and Professor of LaGuardia Community College – CUNY – and her husband, Dr. Khan, CPA

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