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For My People: A Musical & Poetic Tribute to Elizabeth Catlett

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 6:00 PM (EST)

New York, NY

For My People: A Musical & Poetic Tribute to Elizabeth...

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Inspired by the Civil Rights era, the late Elizabeth Catlett became one of the world’s most treasured artists of the 20th century— defining the courage, hope and beauty of African-American life in America. Join notable scholars, poets and artists remembering her life and contributions!

This event is presented in collaboration with African Voices and related to the exhibition Cover to Cover, which celebrates the 20th anniversary of African Voices magazine. Photo essays and other archival pieces will give viewers a historical perspective on black art and literature featured in African Voices. 

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
515 Malcolm X Blvd
New York, NY 10037

Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 6:00 PM (EST)


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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a research unit of The New York Public Library, is one of the world's leading research facilities devoted to the preservation of materials on the global African and African diasporan experiences. A focal point of Harlem's cultural life, the Center sponsors programs and events that illuminate and illustrate the richness of black history and culture.

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515 Malcolm X Boulevard (135th Street)
New York, NY 10037

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