Presenter: Walidah Imarisha
Sponsors: PSU's Cultural Centers
Date: Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014
Time: 1 to 3 p.m.
Location: Native American Student & Community Center, 710 SW Jackson, Portland, OR 97201
Description: Walidah Imarisha will present her work and research on Oregon Black History. A historian at heart, reporter by (w)right, rebel by reason, Walidah Imarisha is an educator, writer, organizer and spoken word artist. Walidah is currently co-editing the visionary fiction anthology Octavia's Brood: Science Fiction Stories From Social Justice Movements with Adrienne Maree Brown. Walidah teaches in Portland State University's Black Studies Department, Oregon State University's Women's Studies Department and Southern New Hampshire University's English Department.
Light refreshments will be served.
For more information please contact:
Melissa Bennett, Program Coordinator, NASCC