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PANEL DISCUSSION & RECEPTION | Movers and Shakers: Bay Area Women Making a Difference in the Arts
The 13th Annual CubaCaribe Festival and MoAD present a Panel Discussion & Reception Movers and Shakers: Bay Area Women Making a Difference in the Arts A panel discussion moderated by Aimee Suzara with women artists Shefali[...]
FILM SCREENING | Anacaona: The Buena Vista Sisters' Club
The 13th Annual CubaCaribe Festival and MoAD present Film Screening | Anacaona: The Buena Vista Sisters’ Club Directed by Manfred Schafer and Ingrid Kummels His informative and entertaining documentary charts the extraordinary story of Anacaona, a[...]
LECTURE & DEMONSTRATION with Bobi Cespedes | Manos De Mujeres en la religión Yoruba
13th Annual CubaCaribe Festival and MoAD present Lecture/Demonstration with Bobi Cespedes | Manos De Mujeres en la religión Yoruba Bobi Cespedes, (acclaimed folkloric singer, dancer and percussionist, recording artist, storyteller, priestess and Iyanifa, accomplished historian, lecturer,[...]
April 29, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm @ MoAD Salon
MoAD Vanguard Presents: The Intersection of Art & Technology @ MoAD Salon | San Francisco | California | United States
In a world of digital dreams, blerds and analog spirits you intersect into another galaxy known as the the intersection of art and technology. A paint brush leads you to a land of creativity that[...]
Love City Picture Show | JIMI HENDRIX: VOODOO CHILD
To mark the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, MoAD presents a six-part film series exploring the influence of Black culture on the counter culture of the time. Conjure up sights and sounds from[...]
Love City Picture Show | AND WHEN I DIE, I WON'T BE DEAD
To mark the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, MoAD presents a six-part film series exploring the influence of Black culture on the counter culture of the time. Conjure up sights and sounds from[...]
AUTHORS IN CONVERSATION | Like a Mule Bringing Ice Cream to the Sun: Sarah Ladipo Manyika in Conversation with Carlos Watson
This event includes a wine reception and book signing Join us for an evening of conversation about Sarah Ladipo Manyika‘s delightful novel Like a Mule Bringing Ice Cream to the Sun, comprised of memorable characters, the celebration of life’s sweet indulgences, and thoughtful examination[...]
May 17, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Love City Picture Show | BaddDDD SONIA SANCHEZ
To mark the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, MoAD presents a six-part film series exploring the influence of Black culture on the counter culture of the time. Conjure up sights and sounds from San[...]
Love City Picture Show | ON THE SLY: IN SEARCH OF THE FAMILY STONE
To mark the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, MoAD presents a six-part film series exploring the influence of Black culture on the counter culture of the time. Conjure up sights and sounds from San[...]
May 31, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Love City Picture Show | TROPICALIA
To mark the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, MoAD presents a six-part film series exploring the influence of Black culture on the counter culture of the time. Conjure up sights and sounds from San[...]
AUTHORS IN CONVERSATION | Kintu: Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi in conversation with Meron Hadero
Join us for a conversation about Kintu with author Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi and Meron Hadero The program will include a wine reception and booksigning. First published in Kenya in 2014 to critical and popular acclaim, Kintu is a[...]
Love City Picture Show | CHASING TRANE: THE JOHN COLTRANE DOCUMENTARY
To mark the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, MoAD presents a six-part film series exploring the influence of Black culture on the counter culture of the time. Conjure up sights and sounds from San[...]
June 8, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm @ California Historical Society
PSYCHEDELIC SOUL: BLACK CULTURAL AWAKENING DURING THE SUMMER OF LOVE | Encounter #1: Awakenings @ California Historical Society | San Francisco | California | United States
This event will be held at the California Historical Society. Explore the emerging elements of the Black psychedelic impulse and how the arts began to play an effective role in uprooting presumptions of the institutions[...]
PSYCHEDELIC SOUL: BLACK CULTURAL AWAKENING DURING THE SUMMER OF LOVE | Encounter #2: Aspirations of 1967 @ California Historical Society | San Francisco | California | United States
This second encounter in the Psychedelic Soul series examines the explosion of activity – cultural, social, and political – that took place in this historical moment in 1967. The many social strands of society that[...]
White Nights, Black Paradise | A Screening and Discussion on Black Women, Peoples Temple and Jonestown
On November 18, 1978, more than 900 people died in a mass murder-suicide at the Peoples Temple Settlement in Jonestown, Guyana. Although the majority of the Jonestown massacre victims were black women, nearly four decades[...]
PSYCHEDELIC SOUL: BLACK CULTURAL AWAKENING DURING THE SUMMER OF LOVE | Encounter #3: Outcomes
Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD) and the California Historical Society (CHS) present Psychedelic Soul: Black Cultural Awakening during the Summer of Love in San Francisco A retrospective of the arts and activism that emanated from[...]