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    Grammy Museum at LA Live, 800 W. Olympic Blvd., A245, Los Angeles 90015

    December 9, 2019

    7:00 pm To 9:30 pm

    The GRAMMY Museum will welcome multi-platinum recording artist, musician, composer, arranger, and singer Morris Day and his co-author—GRAMMY-winning musician, co-composer of Marvin Gaye’s “Sexual Healing, and renowned music biographical author, David Ritz—for a discussion on the making of Day’s new memoir, On Time: A Princely Life in Funk.Read more…

    California African American Museum, 600 State Dr., Exposition Park, Los Angeles, CA 90007

    December 13, 2019

    7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

    Acclaimed author Michael Eric Dyson discusses his new book, “JAY-Z: Made in America,” a powerful examination of recording artist JAY-Z as a cultural icon.Read more…

    California African American Museum, 600 State Drive, Exposition Park, Los Angeles, California 90007

    December 18, 2019

    7:00 pm To 9:00 pm

    The Performance: The exhibition LA Blacksmith inspires this performance by Chloe and Maud Arnold, the sister tap-dancing duo Syncopated Ladies, who will explore the themes of metal and motion.Read more…

    California African American Museum, 600 State Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90037

    January 2, 2020 To February 16, 2020

    10:00 am To 5:00 pm

    Featuring the largest selection of works by Southern vernacular artists ever displayed at the California African American Museum, Dust My Broom: Southern Vernacular from the Permanent Collection examines the remarkable reach and legacy of arts traditions from the American South.Read more…