• My Nearest City

Virtual event: 8:00 am CT/9:00 am ET

April 24, 2021

6:00 am To 3:00 pm

Boston University’s Center for Antiracist Research will host the 2nd Annual National Antiracist Book Festival with an incredible roster of authors including #1 New York Times bestselling author Ibram X. Kendi, Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, Imani Perry, Jacqueline Woodson, Brittney Cooper, Deesha Philyaw  Eddie S. Glaude Jr. and many others. Read more…

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

April 24, 2021

5:00 pm To 7:00 pm

Join the Carpenter Center Voices for Justice for an inspiring keynote address on changing the narrative for success from esteemed scholar and best-selling author Dr. Michael Eric Dyson. Dr. Dyson is one of the nation’s most renowned professors, gifted writers, inspiring preachers, knowledgeable lecturers and riveting media personalities. Read more…

Online-Zoom, 3pm EDT/12PM PDT/8pm UK

April 24, 2021

3:00 pm To 4:30 pm

Prince was a musical genius who died way too soon. Widely regarded a one of the greatest musicians of his generation, Prince was deeply grounded in his African American roots. He also used his art to promote human/civil rights and was involved in the Black Lives Matter campaign. Read more…

Online event: 7:00 pm Ct/8:00 pm ET

April 27, 2021 To May 2, 2021

5:00 pm To 7:00 pm

In this mashup of live performance, video game design, and online interaction, there is Jonas, a biracial teenager with autism. Jonas broadcasts all aspects of his life online, including a disastrous first date with his crush, Nicole. Read more…