Taboo Topic - A Black Woman Speaks - Guest Speaker Dr. Allison Upshaw

Taboo Topic - A Black Woman Speaks - Guest Speaker Dr. Allison Upshaw

Event Type

All

Location

Cunningham Memorial Library, Events Area

Date

Time

Description

Excerpts from A Black Woman Speaks, a performance poem by Beah Richards, details a historical perspective of power in the relationship between Black and White women. After listening to the performance, participants will be led through an active engagement process to work through ideas, thoughts, and feelings with an eye towards moving forward in their own communities. The potential for art to be used as a pathway through dissonance is also part of the exploratory process