Literary

    Embarcadero Marina Park South, 206 Marina Park Way, San Diego, CA 92101

    July 28, 2019

    7:30 pm To 9:30 pm

    Academy Award and three-time Grammy winning hip hop artist, actor, film producer, and activist, Common joins the San Diego Symphony for a one-night-only showcase performing selections from his new forthcoming album “Let Love Have the Last Word”, along with some of his most memorable hits.Read more…

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

    July 31, 2019

    2:00 pm To 4:00 pm

    Inspired by The Liberator: Chronicling Black Los Angeles, 1900–1914, this series of conversations examines how Black Los Angeles has changed over the last century. Explore the city’s history of Black businesses—including real estate, service businesses, and agriculture—as well as civic engagement.Read more…

    Leimert Park, 4343 Leimert Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90008, USA

    August 3, 2019

    12:00 pm To 7:00 pm

    SoulfulofNoise Music Festival is a celebration of Music, Art, & Culture. Our goal is to help showcase the best Independent Artists in the nation.Read more…

    GRAMMY Museum, 800 W. Olympic Blvd., A245 Los Angeles, CA 90015

    August 7, 2019

    6:30 pm To 9:00 pm

    Ahead of the release of the new album Brighter Days, the GRAMMY Museum will welcome Robert Randolph for an intimate conversation moderated by Scott Goldman, followed by a performance.Read more…

    Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 North Sepulveda Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90049

    August 9, 2019

    8:00 pm To 10:00 pm

    Nigerian American scholar, playwright, and artist Funmilola Fagbamila presents a spoken word theater piece that explores and deconstructs black political identity.Read more…