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Soul of a Nation

Monday, February 5, 2018
6 p.m.
Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D. Academic Center Auditorium


Mark Godfrey, Ph.D. and Zoe Whitley, Ph.D. will present a lively lecture about organizing Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power, history now, and how American cultural identity was re-shaped during the civil rights movement. A Q&A and a book signing follow.

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power, an exhibition featuring more than 150 artworks by more than 60 artists including Romare Bearden, Noah Purifoy, Martin Puryear, Faith Ringgold, Betye Saar, Alma Thomas, Charles White, and William T. Williams, debuted at the Tate Modern in London in July 2017.

This program is organized in partnership with the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art and the Department of Art & Visual Culture.

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