This conference is the final event of the 2016 Black History Month Celebration at New College of Florida, Black Construction: Alternative Modes of Blackness Through Time.
You should register for the main conference and the keynote address separately.
Conference Schedule and Information:
New Schools of Black Thought: A Black History Month Symposium
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Event #1: Main Conference Panels: 2:30 - 6:10 PM
2:30 – 2:40 PM: Opening Remarks and Welcome
2:40 – 3:10 PM: Artist Performance/ Talk: Moor Mother Goddess
3:20 – 4: 40 PM - Panel 1: Black Youth Matter: Living and Growing Up Black in the Violent States of America -- Panelist: Dr. Marcia Chatelain, Georgetown University; Dr. Cheryl Rodriguez, University of South Florida, Tampa; Duane Khan, M.S., New College of Florida
4:50 – 6:10 PM - Panel 2: Newtown: Past, Present, and Future
Panelist: Mr. Arthur Larkins, Robert Taylor Community Center; Mayor Willie Shaw, Sarasota, FL
Event #2: Keynote Address: 7:30 - 9:00 PM
Keynote Speaker: bell hooks