I'm not Black I'm Kanye: Free White Thoughts in Black Bodies
▪ This session will explore the discussion around Kanye West's controversial statements about slavery as a "choice" and his support of Donald Trump as acts of "love" and "free thinking."
▪ Our discussion will examine excerpts from writer Ta-Nehisi Coates' article "I'm not Black, I'm Kanye" in The Atlantic while analyzing the impact of this mindset on the broader Black community.
DATE: Thursday, May 31, 2018
TIME: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Sharp!
LOCATION: Nicholas Brooklyn | 1396 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY
Between Brooklyn Ave and New York Ave
DIRECTIONS: Take the C to Kingston-Throop Ave and exit to Fulton St. Walk down Fulton St approximately 1.5 blocks
Light snacks will be served (first come first served of course)!
***Sankofa Discussion Circles are for all who identify as African descendant people***