Mid-River Bulletin Board
A timely event and information service for and by the communities in and around the Mid-Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire

Black Visibility and Representation in Art and Vermont

Tuesday, May 4, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
via Zoom link
Internet
Web

 

Two events remain in the Brattleboro Museum & Art Center series exploring Black visibility and representation in art and Vermont, inspired by Jennifer Mack-Watkins’s “Children of the Sun.”

On May 4, three award-winning author/illustrators — Rio Cortez (The ABCs of Black History), Daniel Minter (Going Down Home with Daddy), and Javaka Steptoe (Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat) — will discuss Black representation in children’s literature.

And on May 19, Brattleboro’s Curtiss Reed, Jr. will share the story of The Vermont African American Heritage Trail, which he founded in 2013.

Each of these events will take place via Zoom. Admission is free; to register, visit www.brattleboromuseum.org



The Mid-River Bulletin Board is facilitated by WOOL-FM.
All Upcoming Items | Submit an Item | More Info
Mid-River Bulletin Board
A timely event and information service for and by the communities in and around the Mid-Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire

Black Visibility and Representation in Art and Vermont

Tuesday, May 4, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
via Zoom link
Internet
Web

 

Two events remain in the Brattleboro Museum & Art Center series exploring Black visibility and representation in art and Vermont, inspired by Jennifer Mack-Watkins’s “Children of the Sun.”

On May 4, three award-winning author/illustrators — Rio Cortez (The ABCs of Black History), Daniel Minter (Going Down Home with Daddy), and Javaka Steptoe (Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat) — will discuss Black representation in children’s literature.

And on May 19, Brattleboro’s Curtiss Reed, Jr. will share the story of The Vermont African American Heritage Trail, which he founded in 2013.

Each of these events will take place via Zoom. Admission is free; to register, visit www.brattleboromuseum.org



The Mid-River Bulletin Board is facilitated by WOOL-FM.
All Upcoming Items | Submit an Item | More Info
Mid-River Bulletin Board
A timely event and information service for and by the communities in and around the Mid-Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire

Black Visibility and Representation in Art and Vermont

Tuesday, May 4, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
via Zoom link
Internet
Web

 

Two events remain in the Brattleboro Museum & Art Center series exploring Black visibility and representation in art and Vermont, inspired by Jennifer Mack-Watkins’s “Children of the Sun.”

On May 4, three award-winning author/illustrators — Rio Cortez (The ABCs of Black History), Daniel Minter (Going Down Home with Daddy), and Javaka Steptoe (Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat) — will discuss Black representation in children’s literature.

And on May 19, Brattleboro’s Curtiss Reed, Jr. will share the story of The Vermont African American Heritage Trail, which he founded in 2013.

Each of these events will take place via Zoom. Admission is free; to register, visit www.brattleboromuseum.org



The Mid-River Bulletin Board is
facilitated by WOOL-FM.
All Upcoming Items | Submit an Item | About