February 25, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
LECTURE & DEMONSTRATION | Monk's Saxophonists
Join us for a lecture & demonstration with David Boyce of Broun Fellinis on Monk’s Saxophonists: Sonny Rollins, John Coltrane, Johnny Griffin and Charlie Rouse. Boyce will discuss the collaboration between Thelonious Monk and these four masters[...]
AUTHORS IN CONVERSATION | The Picture Man with Careth Reid and Ruth Beckford
Join us for an afternoon with Careth Reid and Ruth Beckford, in conversation with award-winning journalist Belva Davis From 1927 until his death in 1979, E.F. Joseph documented the daily lives of African Americans in[...]
March 2, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
PERFORMANCE | Broun Fellinis
Join us for a performance with Broun Fellinis as they expand their contribution to Where Is Here beyond the listening stations in the gallery that feature their music. Broun Fellinis are explorers. Founded in San Francisco[...]
MoAD and the SFSU Poetry Center Present | Navigating Space for Women through Poetry, Literature and Art
In celebration of International Women’s Day and in partnership with the San Francisco State University Poetry Center, memoirist and travel writer Faith Adiele, poet Tonya Foster and visual artist Asya Abdrahman will discuss the ways they make[...]
March 16, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
The 2017 Creative Practice Exchange
The Creative Practice Exchange will showcase the way educators bring creativity, critical thinking, and innovation to their classrooms. We will be using the Pecha Kucha / curriculum slam format. Presenters will have 7 minutes to[...]
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[...]