Literary

    UCLA, 11360 Charles E. Young Research Library, Los Angeles, CA 90095

    April 29, 2019

    4:30 pm To 6:30 pm

    Join us for the 2019 James S. Coleman Lecture with award winning, critically acclaimed feminist scholar Dr. Nwando Achebe. Dr.Read more…

    30 Apr

    The GRAMMY Museum, 800 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90015, USA

    April 30, 2019

    7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

    The GRAMMY Museum is thrilled to welcome Cuban singer, composer, and producer Cimafunk to the Museum’s Clive Davis Theater for an intimate conversation and performance moderated by Scott Goldman.Read more…

    Fowler Museum at UCLA, 308 Charles E. Young Drive North, Los Angeles

    May 1, 2019 To July 28, 2019

    12:00 pm To 5:00 pm

    This exhibition features video works by contemporary African artists who are contending with inherited political, social, and environmental realities in their respective countries. Artists Kudzanai Chiurai (b. 1981, Zimbabwe), Zina Saro-Wiwa (b. 1976, Nigeria), and Mikhael Subotzky (b. 1981, South Africa) grapple with the ramifications of colonial legacies.Read more…

    Edendale Branch - Los Angeles Public Library, 2011 W. Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90026

    May 4, 2019

    1:00 pm To 2:30 pm

    Farah Godrej discusses with Tim Kornegay and Billy Taing mass incarceration and the challenges of reentry. Dr. Godrej is Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Riverside.Read more…