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Futurology: Positively Black: What's At Stake for African Descendant Communities

Futurology: Positively Black: What's At Stake for African Descendant Communities

FREE

Futurology: Positively Black: What's At Stake for African Descendant Communities

The discussion will focus on the need to establish a progressive Pan-African common agenda to assure our voice, presence and action agenda moving forward across cultural linkages.

Panelists:

  • Amilcar Priestley - Co-founder of New York City Afro-Latino Festival and Director at Proyecto Afrolatin@ /The Afrolatin@ Project

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FAMILY SOUSOU! | CELEBRATING OUR BEAUTIFUL DIASPORA FAMILIES!

FAMILY SOUSOU! | CELEBRATING OUR BEAUTIFUL DIASPORA FAMILIES!

FREE

Join us for our first SouSou! Saturday of the season!

Day Sessions | 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM  (Activities for families with children ages 4-12) 

 

Fun puppet theater presentation featuring Callaloo Kids - First Floor Gallery

11:00 AM & 1:00 PM  | Exploring your family heritage is fun with the Callaloo Kids!

 

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CCCADI's Professional Development for Educators: Black Gotham's Caribbean Roots

CCCADI's Professional Development for Educators: Black Gotham's Caribbean Roots

 

A Professional Development Evening for Educators: Black Gotham's Caribbean Roots

The Education Department of CCCADI is excited to offer educators an evening event centered on Caribbean art, history, and musical heritage of Black New York. The evening will include a wine reception, curator tour, and lecture-presentations. Educators will receive free CCCADI information and lesson plan materials connected to CCCADI’s Teaching Living Cultures (TLC) K-12 Arts Education programs.

 

Program Schedule:

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SANKOFA: AfroLatin@s and the United States’ Racial Landscape with Dr. Griselda Rodriguez.

SANKOFA: AfroLatin@s and the United States’ Racial Landscape with Dr. Griselda Rodriguez.

SANKOFA: AfroLatin@s and the United States’ Racial Landscape with Griselda Rodriguez.

To centralize the histories, culture, and brilliance of Africans of Latin American descent, we present Sankofa: AfroLatin@s and the United States’ Racial Landscape with Dr. Griselda Rodriguez.

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The Art of Justice 7

The Art of Justice 7

FREE

The Art of Justice 7: Invisibility of Institutions that are Diverse in the Age of Diversity!

An InterActive Presentation/Conversation

The Civil Rights Movement, Black Power, Nuyorican, Native American, Gay, Asian and other movements in the 60s birthed a significant number of cultural arts organizations that reflect the aesthetics of our varied communities. In doing so, these movement took a strong stance against the exclusionary practices of major cultural organizations.  

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Liminal Space | Art Talk: Mothering Lands

Liminal Space | Art Talk: Mothering Lands

FREE

 

Liminal Space artists Keisha Scarville and Christie Neptune will join curator Grace Aneiza Ali in a conversation on how their photography engages mother-daughter relationships to illustrate the migration experiences of Guyanese women.

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Art Talk: How to Build A House on Stilts

Art Talk: How to Build A House on Stilts

FREE

Liminal Space artists Kwesi Abbensetts and Andrew Lyght will join curator Grace Aneiza Ali in a conversation on how their work invokes Guyana's architectural landscape. Both artists reference the stick-frame wooden houses on stilts that are quintessential to the visual identity of Guyana.

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