Category Archives: lecture

Toni Morrison Resting in Power 1931-2019

  Rest in your power, Toni Morrison Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am documentary interview Morrison on what motivated her to write The Bluest Eye  News of her life and transition: Nobel Prize-Winning Author Dies at 88  Toni Morrison: Nobel … Continue reading

Posted in African-American, culture, history, lecture, literature, slavery, Writer | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Gangsta Gardener: Ron Finley

Ron Finley, a native of South Central L.A., will be part of this year’s Food Revolution. He’s transforming food desserts (a.ka. food prisons) into food forests!!!   Learn more about Ron Finley and his work: Ron Finley Project

Posted in lecture | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Caribbean, The Future: Despair or Hope, Strategies of Connection and Disconnection — Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Institute of African American Affairs at New York University presents Lyonel Trouillot on “The Caribbean, The Future:  Despair or Hope, Strategies of Connection and Disconnection.” Part of the Caribbean Imaginary Lecture Series Wednesday, November 4th, 2015  LOCATION: NYU Law School … Continue reading

Posted in Afro-Caribbean, Haiti, lecture, Lyonel Trouillot, NYU, Writer | Leave a comment