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African American History Month

General guide for African American History Month

Schedule of Events

Presented in collaboration with the CCSF Black History Month Committee

Wednesday 2/03/21 from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

San Francisco Public Library - More than a Month 2021
de Young Museum Docent Talk - "Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power" | Free Online Presentation | Register in Advance 

Sunday 2/07/21 from 12:00 pm 

San Francisco African American Historical & Cultural Society - 2021 Black History Month
Keynote Speaker, Charles Collins, Executive Director Emeritus, YMCA
"The Black Family: Representation, Identity and Diversity Kick-Off" | Free Online Presentation | Live Stream and Archive

Thursday 2/11/21 from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Multicultural Retention Services Department (UMOJA/AASP Program)
Evan Wade, M.A. Professor of History and Social Justice Studies at San Joquin Delta College
"Black Women Rock: The History of Black Women and Rock and Roll" | Free Online Presentation | Register in Advance

Tuesday 2/16/21 from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

African American Studies Department
Edythe Boone, Artist, Educator and Civil Rights Activist
A New Color: the Art of Being Edythe Boone | *Virtual Community Screening + Q&A | Register in Advance
*Watch the documentary on your own before the free Q&A discussion
Available streaming online through San Francisco and other Bay Area Public Libraries | Trailer
CCSF Faculty, Students and Staff | Watch Online Now with RAM ID 

Monday 2/22/21 from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

African American Studies Department
Dr. Michelle M. Wright, Augustus Baldwin Longstreet Professor of English at Emory University
"Truth and Power: Why Black Women Should Make Their Own Time" | Free Online Presentation | Register in Advance 

Thursday 2/25/21 from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

African American Studies Department
Dr. Kym Morrison, CCSF Adjunct Faculty and Professor of History at San Francisco State University
Harriet + She Came to Slay: the Life and Times of Harriet Tubman | *Virtual Community Screening + Read + Discussion | Register in Advance
*Watch the film and read the book on your own before the free discussion | Trailer
CCSF Faculty, Students and Staff | Watch Online Now and Read eBook with RAM ID

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