Pariah - a coming of age film centering on the life of a Black same-sex loving female has opened in selected cities. Pariah: A Closer Look interviews with the film’s stars Adepero Oduye (Alike), Kim Wayans (Audrey) and Pernell Walker (Laura), along with director Dee Rees and producer Nekisa Cooper. They discuss how their own experiences, relate to the characters and themes of the ground breaking film.
Confederates of the Color: No Quite a Figment of the Neo-Confederate Imagination
Talk by Dr. Daryl Michael Scott of
Thu, Jan 12 7p, $10
Alexandria Black History Museum
902 Wythe Street
free street parking | metro 3 blocks
All 397 national parks across the country will offer free admission from Saturday, January 14 through Monday, January, 16 to commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Facing the Rising Sun: Dr. King & Africa
talk by C.R. Gibbs
Frederick Douglass National Historic Site
1411 W Street, S.E. Washington, D.C.
Sun, Jan 15, 2p, free
Green Drinks: Chicago Southland
Green Networking and Education
Flossmoor Station Restaurant Brewery
Thu, Jan 19 6p-8p
Info and RSVP: Erika Hasle of the Field Museum
Black History Month in Richmond, VA
Black History Month in Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Just In: New Date for Taste of Chicago
Wed Jul 11- Sun Jul 15
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