AFFILIATE EVENT: Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership presents Black History Month 2015

Take an insightful look at women artists of the black Brooklyn renaissance of the 1980s and 1990s, as profiled in Brooklyn Boheme, the recent HBO documentary by Nelson George. Writer Lisa Jones and writer/composer/performer Alva Rogers discuss the black women’s Fort Greene arts collective Rodeo Caldonia in a conversation facilitated by cultural critic Greg Tate.

Alva Rogers is a Brown alumna, MFA '98, and a member of the Executive Board of The Brown Club in NY.

For more information, visit http://www.myrtleavenue.org/event/remembering-rodeo-caldonia-lisa-jones-alva-rogers-conversation-culture-critic-greg-tate/

Date:      Friday, February 20, 2015
Time:     6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Venue:  Pillow Cafe-Lounge 505 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn