Calendar

Litquake & MoAD present | Tope Folarin: A Particular Kind of Black Man
Museum of the African Diaspora and Litquake present Caine Prize recipient Tope Folarin reads from and discusses his debut novel, A Particular Kind of Black Man, which follows Tunde Akinola, a child of Nigerian immigrants[...]
October 17, 2019 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
FREE ADMISSION | Third Thursdays in Yerba Buena
Enjoy Free Admission to our exhibitions, Africa State of Mind, The Sacred Star of Isis & Other Stories: Photography by Adama Delphine Fawundu, Rashaad Newsome: STOP PLAYING IN MY FACE! and ICON, and MoAD EAP presents DeShawn[...]
October 17, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Open Mic at MoAD
OPEN MIC THIRD THURSDAYS continue. We are hosting an evening of spoken word, featuring amazing poets throughout the Bay Area. Sign up for your chance to read some of your poetry at the museum in[...]
October 19, 2019 all-day @ City View
Afropolitan Ball 2019 @ City View
CIRCLE THIS DATE Join us on Saturday, October 19 at City View overlooking Yerba Buena Gardens for a night of art, entertainment, music, fabulous food, wine and cocktails and the best party in town! Come[...]
THE AFRICAN BOOK CLUB @ MoAD | My Sister, the Serial Killer
Introducing THE AFRICAN BOOK CLUB @ MoAD An ongoing series in partnership with Faith Adiele. The first book we will read is My Sister, the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite. How to participate: Get a[...]
November 14, 2019 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Film Screening | EVERYTHING MUST FALL
Join us for a screening and discussion of the documentary EVERYTHING MUST FALL (Rehad Desai, South Africa, 2018, 85 minutes). Can a diverse group of college kids find common ground with their school’s faculty and[...]
THE AFRICAN BOOK CLUB @ MoAD | Let's Tell This Story Properly
THE AFRICAN BOOK CLUB @ MOAD An ongoing series in partnership with Faith Adiele. December’s book selection is Let’s Tell This Story Properly by Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi. How to participate: Get a copy of the[...]