Saturday, March 9, 2019; 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Community Music School, Concert Hall, 127 State Street, Springfield
Powerful literature highlighting the question of Black Americans for justice, equal rights and citizenship servies as a tool to create open and honest dialgoue and new ways of thinking about our nation’s history, the enslavement of Black Americans, and the role racism places in our national discouse. In this class, using contemplative (mindful) attentiveness, participants will communally read and reflect on selected writings by James Baldwin. Through a faciliated dialogue, the significance of these writings given the current political and cultural landscape, will be explored.