• My Nearest City

    May 21, 2022

    12:00 pm To 6:00 pm

    In recognition of May 19th as being the 97th Birthday Celebration of Minister el Hajj Malik el-Shabazz – Malcolm X, we are hosting an event on Saturday, May 21st in Leimert Park Village (aka “AfricaTown” and the “Black Arts Village”) in Los Angeles:   What: The 17th Annual Malcolm X… Read more…

    Leimert Park Village, 4305 Degnan Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90008

    May 21, 2022

    12:00 pm To 6:30 pm

    The dynamic Los Angeles Malcolm X Festival is back and in full swing, offering an eclectic mix of live musical performances, poetry, spoken word, fashions, food, and intellectual discourse designed to ensure that the grand legacy of the iconic Muslim Minister is alive and growing. Now, event founder Mr. Read more…

    Huntington Library, Art Gallery and Botanical Gardens, 1158 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA 91108

    May 25, 2022

    7:30 pm To 9:00 pm

    Author J. Drew Lanham discusses what it means to embrace the full breadth of his African-American heritage and his deep kinship to nature and adoration of birds. Read more…

    University of Southern California, Bovard Auditorium, 3551 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA 90089

    June 22, 2022

    7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

    Author and historian Ibram X. Kendi will join the L.A. Times Book Club in Los Angeles to discuss his new book, “How to Raise an Antiracist.” This latest book will be published June 14 and is geared toward parents, teachers and other caregivers. Read more…