Latest Richard Wright Stories

2014-10-20 23:04:41

Wright’s Media will be introducing LicenseStream, a content licensing technology platform at Folio MediaNext 2014 Conference at the Marriott Marquis in New York City.

2012-06-21 02:07:38

While census data shows racial diversity is increasing in major cities across the United States, highly diverse neighborhoods are still rare, newly arrived immigrants continue to settle in concentrated residential patterns, and many African Americans remain concentrated in segregated neighborhoods.

2011-05-10 08:00:00

LONDON, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pink Floyd and EMI Music, whose association dates from 1967, announce a comprehensive release schedule, to be launched on September 26, 2011, encompassing CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray discs, SACD, an array of digital formats, viral marketing, iPhone Apps and a brand-new single-album 'Best Of' collection. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110510/LA98883) The legendary band, who are still one of the most successful and iconic artists of all time, recently...

2009-10-08 08:00:00

BOSTON, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- www.skinnerinc.com -- Skinner, one of the world's leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, will host Session II of the Richard Wright Collection on October 24(th) starting at 11 a.m. in the Boston gallery.

2009-09-23 08:00:00

BOSTON, Sept 23 /PRNewswire/ -- www.skinnerinc.com - Skinner, one of the nation's leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, today announced that Session I of the Richard Wright Collection will be held in the Marlborough gallery on Oct. 10, 2009.

2009-04-09 11:48:51

The achievements of author and former postal employee Richard Wright are being honored with a first-class postage stamp, the U.S. Postal Service has announced. The late writer is best known for his works about racism in America, such as Native Son and Black Boy.

2009-04-08 16:50:00

Author, former Postal employee, wrote on racism in America To see the stamp image, visit this link: http://www.usps.com/communications/newsroom/2009/pr09_037.htm CHICAGO, April 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Author and former postal employee Richard Wright will be immortalized on a First-Class stamp tomorrow in the lobby of the Chicago Main Post Office on West Harrison Street when the stamp goes on sale nationwide Thursday, April 9, as the 25th inductee into the Postal Service's Literary...

2008-09-30 06:00:24

PINK FLOYD fans can remember the late Richard Wright when a tribute band takes to the stage. Coventry-based band Dark Side of the Wall will imitate their idols at Henry's Music Club on Saturday. The event at The Stoneythorpe Hotel, Warwick Road, Southam, starts at 7.30pm.

2008-09-26 06:00:23

COVENTRY'S Pink Floyd tribute band Dark Side of the Wall (above) return to regular haunt The Hare & Hounds in Keresley tonight. And in honour of Richard Wright, who died Last week, the show will incorporate a complete performance of Dark Side of theMoon.

2008-09-23 10:00:00

British rocker David Gilmour recalls his 2006 concert in Gdansk, Poland, as "a great, great show," which is why he's preserved it on CD and DVD.

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