Black Studies Program

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Black Studies Program Calendar
Fall 2020 Events

To be Shared with All Generations and All Cultures

Black Studies Meet & Greet
Date: Tuesday, September 8, 2020 | Time: 11:30 AM-12:30 PM
Zoom Link: https://csuohio.zoom.us/j/97814472665.
To join via audio only, please dial: 929-436-2866; meeting ID: 97814472665#.

Soul of Cleveland Tour (A Virtual Visit to Landmarks that Commemorate Legendary Clevelanders)
Date: Saturday, September 19, 2020 | Time: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Zoom Link: 
https://csuohio.zoom.us/j/94473490791
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To join via audio only, please dial: 929-436-2866; meeting ID: 94473490791#.

Umoja Round Table: Let Us March On: Student-Led Discussion about Social Justice Reform
Date: Tuesday, September 22, 2020 | Time: 11:30 AM-12:30 PM
Zoom Link: 
https://csuohio.zoom.us/s/94774833969.
To join via audio only, please dial: 929-436 2866; meeting ID: 94774833969#.

Black Music of Two Worlds in the Poetry of Langston Hughes
Date: Wednesday, October 7, 2020 | Time: 11:30 AM-12:30 PM  
Zoom Link: 
https://csuohio.zoom.us/s/96426154918.
To join via audio only, please dial: 929-436-2866; meeting ID: 96426154918#.

CurtisWilson10.19.20Curtis Wilson Lecture with Gillian Johns, Ph.D.
Date: Monday, October 19, 2020 | Time: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM
Lecture Topic: “African American Literature: A Black Studies Problem”
Zoom Link: 
https://csuohio.zoom.us/j/97349940870.
To join via audio only, please dial: 929-436- 2866; meeting ID: 4777948200#.

1941, A Radio Play by Adrienne Gosselin, Ph.D.
After graduating from Oberlin University, Althea Perry, a young African American female, is ready to take on the world, until the attack on Pearl Harbor and the act of voter registration threaten to change her world forever. 1941 provides a critical examination of voter suppression through intimidation as African Americans sought to exercise their constitutional right to vote. This radio play will air on Wednesday, October 21 at 12:30 PM on WCSB-FM/89.3 and Sunday, October 25, 2020 at 10:00 AM on WERE-AM/1490.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nm3DuQuw9Ao

Essay Contest
Deadline: Monday, November 13, 2020
Topic: "Good Trouble:" Past and Present Challenges to Voting for People of Color

Please email all essays to Dr. Adrienne Gosselin, associate professor of English, at  a.gosselin@csuohio.edu.
https://class.csuohio.edu/news/essay-contest-111320

Kuumba Arts Festival
Date: Saturday, December 5, 2020 | Time: 7:00 PM-9:00 PM
Theme: Flashback 1970
Zoom Link:
 https://csuohio.zoom.us/s/88016659520
To join via audio only, please dial: 1-929-436-2866; meeting ID: 88016659520.