Thursday, January 29, 2009

a panel discussion in brooklyn about black women?

On Saturday, January 31st, from 2-4 p.m. the Brooklyn Museum will present a panel discussion entitled “What’s Black Got To Do With It?”

Moderated by Elvis Mitchell, film critic and writer of the HBO award winning film, The Black List Project, this panel will discuss how race, history, and individual striving have shaped Black Women’s stories of success, as well as what the next four years might hold for Black women now that Michelle Obama and her daughters have moved into the White House. Panelists include: Thelma Golden, Director and Chief Curator of the Studio Museum of Harlem; acclaimed artist Lorna Simpson, who is featured in the Black List Project; and Lola Ogunnaike of CNN’s American Morning.

For more information, click here.

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