This panel discussion will explore media representations of Black excellence, Black intellect, and Black cool in the 21st century; and it will also examine why the expression of Black empowerment still elicits fear, causes dicomfort and is perceived as a form of reverse racism.
This event is free and open to the public, but you must register online to confirm your attendance
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 5-9pm
The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
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