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“AfricaTown USA”
Rev. Derek Tucker and
Hannibal Lokumbe

June 19, 2021
“Black Women and
Polyamory in the Film
‘Ma Belle, My Beauty’”

Sage Crump and Idella Johnson 

March 25, 2021
“Truth-telling and
the 1619 Project” 

Nikole Hannah-Jones and Selamawit D. Terrefe

November 8, 2019
“This Is Our Story” 
Mitch Landrieu and
Keith Butler

October 18, 2019
“Eye on the Prize”
Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II

January 30, 2019
“Children and Teenagers' Contributions to the Civil Rights Movement”
Doratha Smith-Simmons,
Dr. V.P. Franklin and
Dr. Raphael Cassimere Jr.

December 15, 2018
“Pathways to Environmental Conservation for Communities of Color”
Angelou C. Ezeilo and
Ella Delio

November 15, 2018
“Black Life in Old New Orleans”
Keith Weldon Medley

October 23, 2018
“Black Global Citizenship and Cultural Work in the Digital Age”
Osunlade and Lynnée Denise

October 11, 2018
“An American Marriage: Black Women’s Literature and Its Shaping of American Culture”
Tayari Jones

March 15, 2018
“I Remember Birmingham 1963”
Sara Collins Rudolph, Hannibal Lokumbe, Steven Prince, and Dr. Raphael Cassimere, Jr.

March 9, 2018
“Shaping Activists Movements Through Cultural Narratives”
Alicia Garza and Elizabeth Alexander

January 22, 2018
“The Life and Legacy of Chester Himes”
Nancy Dixon, Michael Zell, and Dr. Jerry Ward

December 7, 2017
“Notes of a Native Mother and Son”
Jodie Patterson and
Tiq Milan

November 9, 2017
“Architect of the National Museum of African American History and Culture and Hogan's Alley”
Zena Howard

November 8, 2017
“Black Women Writers and the Re-imagination of American Culture”
Bernice L. McFadden and Alexis De Veaux

March 16, 2017
“The Intersection of Social Justice and Journalism”
Charles Blow

January 16, 2017
“Sexuality and Identity in Literature”
Alexis De Veaux and
Janet Mock

February 16, 2016
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