38th Annual Marion Thompson Wright Lecture Series
Feb 17, 2018
09:30 AM until 03:30 PM
The thirty-eighth entry in the series weaves together the academic and the artistic to explore the social roles of music in black history. Speakers and performers will delve into the history and current state of music in the black diaspora from a variety of angles.Together, the featured speakers and performers will offer a profound demonstration of music’s power to forge community, provide refuge in troubled times, and move us toward better futures.
Guest Speakers :
Stefon Harris [Vibraphonist, Composer, Educator]
Farah Jasmine Griffin [Columbia University]
Daphine Brooks [Yale University]
Alexis Morrast [Vocalist & Song Writer]
The Paul Robeson Campus Center
350 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Newark , NJ
The Clement A. Price Institute on Ethnicity, Culture, and the Modern Experience
No registration required
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