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External Event: Black In Boulder presented by Selasee & The Fafa Family

External Event: Black In Boulder presented by Selasee & The Fafa Family Online

In celebration of Martin Luther King Day, an intriguing multigenerational lineup of Black folks come together to share their thoughts and feelings about living in Boulder while Black, past and present. In Boulder’s predominantly white community, the experiences of Black people differ significantly from white people. For various reasons and despite the challenges, some Black people stay, some leave and some go on to raise their families in Boulder. Sharing their experiences, panelists Annett James, Briannah Hill, Pedro Silva, Thomas Windham and Cinque Mason will engage their stories and conversation, moderated by Michele D. Simpson.

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Music by Selasee Atiase, Poetry by Norma Johnson

Organizers: Selasee Atiase (Visioneer), Michele D. Simpson, Norma Johnson, Nii Armah Sowah

Videographer: Musa Starseed

This event is not hosted by the Boulder Public Library and may be updated, changed, or canceled with little notice.  This program is produced by a community partner - we hope you enjoy! Tips on internet safety and privacy.  

Saturday, Jan 16 2021
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Time Zone:
Mountain Time - US & Canada (change)
  All ages  
  Performances & Presentations     Social Connections     Virtual Program -- Live  
This is an online event. Event URL: https://cuboulder.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ltFYGgj0SKKmLIweb1hIhg

The Human Relations Commission and Office of Arts and Culture have provided funding for the following Martin Luther King, Jr. events, which will take place from Saturday Jan. 16 to Monday Jan. 18, 2021. Admission to all events is free and open to the public.