Black History Month Events for 2016
The College of Humanities and Social Sciences, The Center for Critical Race Studies, The Cultural Enrichment Center, and The Center for Diversity & Inclusion are proud to sponsor the following events:
African American Read-In
Tuesday, February 2nd
12:00 – 1:30pm
Academic 3rd Floor Atrium (in front of the mural)
Center for Critical Race Studies Panel Discussion and Q&A -
"Black Lives __________"
Monday, February 8th
Poetry Reading / Q&A / Book Signing by Houston poet JONATHAN MOODY
Wednesday, February 10th
5:30 – 7:00pm
From Slavery and Jim Crow to Mass Incarceration: Black Prisoners/Ex-prisoners' Place in the Black Freedom Narrative
Thursday, February 18, 2016
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Spoken Word - Open Mic
Monday, February 22nd
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
A-300 (White Oak)
Allen Gee and Derick Burleson Reading from their Work
Thursday, March 3, 2016
2:30 pm. - 3:45 p.m.
Allen Gee is the author of
My Chinese-America, eloquently written essays about aspects of Asian American life Derick Burleson is the author of
Use, Melt, Ejo, and other collections of poetry.