A one day symposium, Black Folk in Dark Times brings together writers, scholars, and activists from North America, the Caribbean, Europe, and Africa to Nashville to discuss the current state of the Black World. Participants include: David Austin, Sokari Ekine, Kevin Edmonds , Glen Ford, Kevin Alexander Gray, Aaron Kamugisha, Margaret Kimberly, Naomi Reed, Christina Sharpe, Maboula Soumaharo, Rinaldo Walcott, Johnny E. Williams, and Emira Woods.
Thursday, 10 April 2014, 9am – 5.30 pm
The Community Room, Jean and Alexander Heard Library, Vanderbilt University, 419 21st Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee.
Dr Peter James Hudson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Dr Jemima Pierre <email@example.com>
THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.