John L Warfield Center

VISITING PERFORMING ARTIST - Shirley Jo Finney

Monday, October 30, 2017 • 5:00 PM

GWB (Gordon White Building) 2.206

Acting workshop: Beyond Acting and Building Character: A Meta Approach to Being *Email BlackStudies@austin.utexas.edu by 10/27/17 to RSVP

Visting Performance Artist: Shirley Jo Finney

VISITING PERFORMING ARTIST - Shirley Jo Finney

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 • 1:00 PM

GWB (Gordon-White Building) 2.206

Performing Blackness Series Lecture: The Five Performance Spaces of African American Theater

Visting Performance Artist: Shirley Jo Finney

COMMUNITY IN ACTION - Zumbi

Thursday, November 2, 2017 • 9:30 AM

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

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


VISITING PERFORMING ARTIST - Shirley Jo Finney

Friday, November 3, 2017 • 2:00 PM

GWB (Gordon White Building) 2.206

A staged reading of Lisa B. Thompson’s new play Mamalogues

Visting Performance Artist: Shirley Jo Finney

Lecture Series: Diaspora Talk Series - Liberated Threads: Black Women, Style and the Global Politics of Soul

Monday, November 20, 2017 • 3:00 PM

Gordon-White Building (GWB) 2.206

Dr. Tanisha C. Ford Associate Professor, Africana Studies & History University of Delaware


COMMUNITY IN ACTION - Black Austin Re-Membered

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 • 5:30 PM

Gordon - White Building (GWB) 2.206

Austin’s Black Westside: A Look at The Clarksville, Kincheoneville, And Wheatville Communities


COMMUNITY IN ACTION - Zumbi

Thursday, January 4, 2018 • 9:30 AM


COMMUNITY IN ACTION - Annual Martin Luther King Community March

Monday, January 15, 2018 • 9:00 AM

MLK Statue – The University of Texas


#BLACKREPRESENTS - Notes on Sugar: Works by Magdalena Caompos-Pons

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 • 12:00 PM

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

Art Exhibition


#BLACKREPRESENTS - Black Austin Re-Membered: Clarksville

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 • 1:00 PM

The IDEA Lab, Gordon-White Building (GWB) 2.204

Art Exhibition Clarksville


#BLACKREPRESENTS - Notes on Sugar: Works by Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons

Thursday, January 25, 2018 • 5:30 PM

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

Gallery Opening & Reception


#BLACKREPRESENTS - Performing Blackness Series

Friday, January 26, 2018

Gordon-White Building (GWB) 2.206

Patterson Joseph, Actor


COMMUNITY IN ACTION - Zumbi

Thursday, February 1, 2018 • 9:30 AM


#BLACKREPRESENTS Black Austin Re-Membered: Clarksville

Thursday, February 8, 2018 • 5:30 PM

The IDEA LAB, Gordon-White Building (GWB) 2.204

Art Exhibition Opening & Reception


COMMUNITY IN ACTION - Zumbi

Thursday, March 1, 2018 • 9:30 AM


Lecture Series: Diaspora Talk

Monday, March 19, 2018 • 3:00 PM

Gordon-White Building (GWB) 2.206

Dr. Jasmine Johnson, Assistant Professor Department of Theatre Arts and Performance Studies Brown University


COMMUNITY IN ACTION - Zumbi

Thursday, April 5, 2018 • 9:30 AM


LECTURE SERIES - Diaspora Talk

Monday, April 9, 2018 • 3:00 PM

Gordon-White Building (GWB)2.206

Dr. Carter Mathes, Associate ProfessorDepartment of English Associate Director of Undergraduate Programs Rutgers School of Arts and Sciences


Annual Event: Peace & Justice Day Black Austin Re-Membered: Clarksville Then and Now

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 • 5:30 PM

Haskell House 1703 Waterston Ave


COMMUNITY IN ACTION - Zumbi

Thursday, May 3, 2018 • 9:30 AM