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South of Pico: African American Artists in Los Angeles in the 60's and 70's

With Dr. Kellie Jones, Associate Professor of Art History at Columbia University, and MacArthur Genius Fellow. Dr. Jones will read from and discuss her forthcoming book South of Pico:  African American Artists in Los Angeles in the 1960s and 1970s.  She will delineate how the artists in Los Angeles's black communities during the 1960s and 1970s created a vibrant, productive, and engaged activist arts scene in the face of structural racism. 

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Humanities Gateway, Room 1030
4100 Humanities Gateway, Irvine, CA 92697-3375

Event Type

Lectures / Presentations

Audience

Faculty, General Public, Staff, Students

Website

http://illuminations.uci.edu/events/2...

Cost

Free

Department
Humanities
Hashtag

#ucitoday

Event Sponsor

Fatimah Rony

Event Contact Email

fatimah@uci.edu

Event Contact Phone

949-824-5112

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