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Workshop: Oregon Black History
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 1:00pm to Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 3:00pm

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. 

Free event.

Light refreshments will be served.

For more information please contact: 

Melissa Bennett, Program Coordinator, NASCC
503-725-9701
melissb@pdx.edu

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