Durham County Library will host Chief Curator Trevor Schoonmaker and Curator of Education Jessica Kay Ruhle, both with the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, for a discussion and slide lecture on Open This End: Contemporary Art from the Collection of Blake Byrne at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 30, at the Main Library, […]
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Durham County Library will host a discussion on his wife and partner, Mrs. Aurelia Whittington Franklin, at 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 28, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library will host scholar Scott Savitt for a discussion, Witnessing Social Protest: COINTELPRO to Tiananmen Square to Occupy Central to Ferguson, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24, at Stanford L. Warren Library, 1201 Fayetteville Rd.
Program: Meet the Author: Dr. Wallace “J” Nichols Date: Sunday, Mar. 22 Time: 3 p.m. Location: Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St. Cost: Free and open to the public About: In celebration of Durham’s Creek Week, Durham County Library will host Dr. Wallace “J” Nichols for discussion of his book at 3 p.m. on Sunday, […]
Durham County Library will host filmmaker Judith Van Wyk, Dr. Ahmed Fadaam and Dr. Adbul Sattar Jawad for a screening and discussion of the film Musings of an Iraqi Patriot at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 15, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro St.
Durham County Library hosts Darrell Stover in I, Afrofuturist, a presentation on futuristic African-American thought as expressed in prose and music, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 10, at the Stanford L. Warren Library, 1201 Fayetteville St.
Durham County Library will host a discussion on the play 4000 Miles with PlayMakers’ Associate Artistic Director Jeffery Meanza, Director Desdemona Chiang and members of the acting company at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 9, at the Main Library, 300 N. Roxboro Street.
In remembrance of the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday in Selma, Alabama, Durham County Library will host Dr. Wesley Hogan as she moderates a panel of authors and activists for a discussion of the SNCC Legacy Project and the launch of Duke University’s One Person, One Vote website (onevotesncc.org) at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March […]
Durham County Library will host a panel discussion on the 50th anniversary of Durham’s African-American high school basketball teams’ 1965 sweep of all state championships at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 1 at the North Regional Library, 221 Milton Rd.
Durham County Library presents Screams Echo, a collaboration of three women that echoes the screams of racism through the centuries. Bobbie O’Connor, Tahirah Whittington and Kenyada Williams will join together to render a performance that carries the audience from slavery to the present at 3 p.m. on Saturday, February 28 at the Hayti Heritage Center, […]