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Opening Reception “History, Labor, Life: The Prints of Jacob Lawrence”

Thursday, September 14, 2017 • 5:30 PM

Christian-Green Gallery; 201 E. 21st Austin, TX 78701

“History, Labor, Life: The Prints of Jacob Lawrence”

Paris Noir: African Americans in the City of Light

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 • 3:00 AM

Gordon - White Building (GWB) 2.206

Documentary screening followed by Q&A with producer Julia Brown

Paris Noir: African Americans in the City of Light

#Center IN Action: Zumbi

Thursday, September 7, 2017 • 9:30 AM

Listen Live - http://www.kazifm.org/

Join Us for Zumbi Radio, with Host Stephanie Lang 88.7 FM


Performing Blackness Series: OCEAN

Friday, August 25, 2017 • 4:00 PM

The Vortex; 2307 Manor Road

Written and Performed by Ebony Stewart Directed by Sonja Parks


Performing Blackness Series Presents: TWENTYEIGHT

Friday, August 4, 2017 • 8:00 PM

THE VORTEX - 2307 Manor RD Austin, Tx 78712

Written by Tyler English-Beckwith, Co-Directed by Tyler English-Beckwith and Matrex Kilgore

TWENTYEIGHT

#Center IN Action: Zumbi

Thursday, August 3, 2017 • 9:30 AM

Listen Live - http://www.kazifm.org/

Join Us for Zumbi Radio, with Host Stephanie Lang 88.7 FM


#BlackRepresents: Performing Blackness Series Ocean

Thursday, May 11, 2017 • 8:00 PM

The Vortex Theatre; 2307 Manor Road Austin, TX

Opening Night Reception: Written and performed by Ebony Stewart


Opening Reception "Nobody's Darling: Women and Representation"

Thursday, May 11, 2017 • 5:30 PM

Christian-Green Gallery; 201 E. 21st Austin, TX 78701


Opening Reception

Thursday, May 4, 2017 • 5:30 PM

Christian-Green Gallery; 201 E. 21st Austin, TX 78701

Nobody’s Darling: Women and Representation

Nobody's Darling: Women and Representation

Intimate Justice: The Black Female Body and the Body Politic

Monday, April 24, 2017 • 3:00 PM

The Gordon-White Building 2.206; 210 W. 24th St. Austin, TX 78705

Intimate Justice: The Black Female Body and the Body Politic

Annual Events: Yoruba Day

Friday, April 21, 2017 • 12:00 PM

Gordon-White Building (GWB) 2.206; 210 West 24th Street

Yoruba Day

Lecture Series: Faculty Book Talk Dr. Eddie Chambers, Department Art & Art History and African & African Diaspora Studies Department

Monday, April 17, 2017 • 3:00 PM

Gordon-White Building (GWB) 2.206

Roots & Culture: Cultural Politics in the Making of Black Britain

Roots & Culture: Cultural Politics in the Making of Black Britain

#BlackRepresents: Artist Talk

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 • 4:00 PM

Arts Building Rm 1.120; 23rd and San Jacinto

“Lorraine O’Grady: Beyond European Surrealism”

Lorraine O'Grady

#Black Represents: Master Seminar with Lorraine O'Grady

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 • 11:30 AM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.116D

Seating is limited Please RSVP by Friday, April 7th to Blackstudies@austin.utexas.edu


#BlackRepresents: Performing Blackness Series

Friday, March 24, 2017 • 8:00 PM

The Vortex Theatre; 2307 Manor Road Austin, TX

Opening Night Reception: World premiere play by Lisa B. Thompson

Underground

March ON! A Conversation With Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell

Friday, March 24, 2017 • 11:00 AM

Hogg Auditorium University of Texas at Austin 2300 Whitis Ave. Austin, TX 78705

March ON!

March ON! Gallery Reception

Thursday, March 23, 2017 • 5:30 PM

The Christian-Green Gallery 201 E. 21st St., Austin Tx

A Conversation with Curator Rebecca Giordano and Nate Powell, Illustrator of the Award-Winning Graphic Memoir Series March

March ON!

"Mis-treating Health Inequalities in the Genomic Age"

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 • 12:30 PM

Julius Glickman Center (CLA 1.302B)

Dr. Dorothy E. Roberts (University of Pennsylvania)


The Audre Lorde-Cedric Robinson Distinguished Lecture in Black Studies

Monday, March 6, 2017 • 3:00 PM

Gordon-White Building (GWB) 2.206; 210 West 24th Street Austin, TX 78712

Dr. Vincent Brown, Charles Warren Professor Department of History & African and African American Studies Harvard University

Dr. Vincent Brown, Charles Warren Professor

Malcolm X Lounge Renovation Celebration

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 • 5:00 PM

Malcolm X Student Lounge ; JES A2136


“Get in the Way: The Journey of John Lewis” Screening and Discussion

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 • 5:30 PM

LBJ Presidential Library; 10th floor Atrium

“Get in the Way: The Journey of John Lewis” Screening and Discussion

Gallery Talk & Opening Reception

Friday, February 17, 2017 • 5:30 PM

IDEA LAB; Gordon-White Building (GWB) 2.204

Art Meets Activism - George Jackson Series

#Blackrepresents Art Meets Activism

“Nothing but a Man” (1964) in commemoration of Black History Month

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 • 6:00 PM

Fine Arts Library in DFA 3.200

Dr. Eddie Chambers of the Department of Art History and Dr. Helena Woodard of the Department of English.


Faculty Book Talk: The Price for Their Pound of Flesh

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 • 6:00 PM

Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.206

The Value of the Enslaved from Womb to Grave in the Building of a Nation

The Price for Their Pound of Flesh

Upcoming Exhibiton: March ON!

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 • 12:00 PM

The New Gallery; JES A230

On View January 17th - April 15th at the Christian-Green Gallery

March ON!

Art Meets Activism

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 • 12:00 PM

IDEA LAB; Gordon White Building (GWB) 2.204

On View January 17th - May 27th at the IDEA LAB

Art Meets Activism

MLK March & Celebration

Monday, January 16, 2017 • 9:00 AM

Starting at the MLK Statue (East Mall) on The University of Texas Campus

Annual MLK. Community March & Festival