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African American Pioneers of Arizona

Event Type: Adult
Age Group(s): Adults, Teens
Date: 2/13/2019
Start Time: 1:30 PM
End Time: 2:30 PM
Description:
 Join us as we listen to Akua Duku Anokye, Director of International Initiatives and Associate Professor of Africana Language, Literature, and Culture in Arizona State Universityís New College, share stories about prominent African Americans who contributed to the life and culture of Arizona. Such luminaries include the late Dr. Eugene Grigsby, Betty Fairfax, Judge Jean Williams, Rev. Warren Stewart, Councilman Calvin Goode, and Carol Coles Henry. Each individualís life is contextualized using prominent events that have taken place in Arizona and the impact his/her work had on the social, cultural and political lives of the state. Registration recommended.
Library: White Tank Branch    Branch location
Location: Program Room
Registration Ends: 2/12/2019 at 12:00 AM
Contact: Megan
Presenter: Akua Duku Anokye
Status: Closed


We're sorry. The registration deadline was 2/12/2019 at 12:00 AM.