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12 Apr

Online 6:30 PM EDT, 3:30 PM PDT

April 12, 2021 To June 28, 2021

6:30 pm To 7:30 pm

Per the organizer: “A Durham Tradition, Live from Hayti’s Chuck Davis Dance Emporium, is BACK! Prepare to travel the African Diaspora in this energetic and culturally rich dance exploration with a Virtual Twist,. Let the movements of the Motherland uplift your soul and jump-start your body. Read more…

19 Apr

Application deadline April 23, 2021 (first phase)

April 19, 2021 To April 23, 2021

12:00 am To 12:00 am

In an effort to create opportunities and recognition for poets and spoken word artists, the Black Hollywood Education and Resource Center (BHERC) announces a call for entries for the inaugural BHERC “Lift Every Voice” (LEV) program. Read more…

20 Apr

Virtual event: 6:00 pm CT/7:00 pm ET

April 20, 2021 To April 20, 2021

4:00 pm To 5:00 pm

The National Museum of African American History and Culture has brought together a group of artists who will discuss the impact of the twin pandemics of COVID 19 and Racial Unrest on their craft. Facilitated by Michel Martin, host of NPR’s Weekend All Things Considered, artists Raymond O. Read more…

20 Apr

Virtual 4:20 PT / 7:20 ET

April 20, 2021 To April 20, 2021

4:00 pm To 6:30 pm

2373 Ventures – Happii Trees presents Puff, Sip & Paint virtually from the comfort of your home on 4/20. We will be painting our signature limited edition design Happii Trees Matter . Limited seating available be sure to reserve your seat. Read more…

20 Apr

Online/Facebook Live-5 PM EDT, 2PM PDT

April 20, 2021 To April 20, 2021

5:00 pm To 6:30 pm

Per the organizer: “In our next installment of Real Conversations with AARP, our friend Donnie Simpson takes over the chat to meet with two of the greatest songwriters and record producers of all time–Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis. Read more…

20 Apr

Zoom Room Virtual event: 6:00 pm CT/7:00 pm ET

April 20, 2021 To April 20, 2021

4:00 pm To 5:30 pm

BLATANT is a forum and live zine series authored and facilitated by Independent curator and cultural strategist Ashara Ekundayo that centers the lived experiences and radical imagination of Black womxn artists and cultural workers creating across discipline and geography. Read more…

20 Apr

Virtual event: 2:00 pm CT/3:00 pm ET

April 20, 2021 To April 20, 2021

12:00 pm To 1:00 pm

The 2021 Festival of Books is pleased to present the host of CNN Tonight with Don Lemon  — America’s only Black prime-time anchor — brings an urgent, deeply personal, riveting plea, he shows us all how deep our problems lie, and what we can do to begin to fix them.… Read more…

21 Apr

Virtual event: 7:00 pm CT/8:00 pm ET

April 21, 2021 To April 21, 2021

5:30 pm To 6:30 pm

The author of How to Be an Antiracist, Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, the 2020-2021 Book in Common, will participate in a conversation moderated by Dr. Kim Jaxon, Professor of English at Chico State, and Associated Students’ President and Agricultural Science and Education major, Bre Holbert. Read more…

21 Apr

LA Times Facebook page, YouTube, Twitter: 9:00 pm CT/10:00 pm ET

April 21, 2021 To April 21, 2021

7:00 pm To 8:00 pm

Former President Barack Obama will join the Los Angeles Times Community Book Club April 21 to discuss his memoir “A Promised Land” with filmmaker Ava DuVernay In his critically-acclaimed and bestselling memoir, former President Obama takes readers inside his improbable journey: from his political awakening as a freshman at Occidental… Read more…

22 Apr

African Folktales For Kids (Part 5)recurrences

Online Via Zoom

April 22, 2021 To May 20, 2021

4:00 pm To 4:30 pm

Join us for an interactive series of sessions where kids will listen to old African folktales, act out scenes from the tales, and learn about African history, geography and culture along the way. Read more…

22 Apr

Virtual event: 7:00 pm CT/8:00 pm ET

April 22, 2021 To April 22, 2021

5:00 pm To 7:00 pm

The National Endowment for the Arts, in collaboration with SFJAZZ, will host a special free online-only concert in honor of the 2021 NEA Jazz Masters—Terri Lyne Carrington, Albert “Tootie” Heath, Henry Threadgill and Phil Schaap. Read more…

22 Apr

Virtual event: 10:00 am CT/11:00 am ET

April 22, 2021 To April 23, 2021

8:00 am To 3:30 pm

The Boston Comics in Color Festival (BCICF) is an exciting, family-friendly virtual event for all ages focusing on creators of color and stories by and about people of color. There will be streaming live panels and workshops with working creators. Read more…

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