February 6, 2019

The Black Arts Movement and the Black Panther Party in American Visual Culture
Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Stipes 112
Description: This is a book talk based on a chapter in a recently published book by Jo-Ann Morgan titled, The Black Arts Movement and the Black Panther Party in American Visual Culture, (Routledge, 2019). The presentation will look at the artwork in an exhibition at the Oakland Museum in 1968 called “New Perspectives in Black Art” to find important themes relevant to changing political and social consciousness with African Americans in the late 1960s.
Contact Information:
 Michael Williams
 Phone: 3092982220
 Email: mr-williams2@wiu.edu
Source: Gwendolyn Brooks Cultural Center

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