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Wednesday, June 19, 2019
7:00 pm–8:00 pm
Harry and Mildred Remis Auditorium (Auditorium 161)
Members
Free
Nonmembers
Free
Free with Museum Admission
Add to Calendar 2019-06-19 19:00:00 2019-06-19 20:00:00 The City Talks: Sharing Black Histories 06/19/2019 - 19:00 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston tickets@mfa.org America/New_York public

How should cultural institutions acknowledge Black histories?

Join Boston-area thinkers, activists, artists, administrators, city officials, and entrepreneurs for a discussion inspired by the MFA's annual Juneteenth commemoration.

Moderator: Dr. Nikki A. Greene, assistant professor, Art, Wellesley College (She/Her/Hers)
Instagram: @nikkigphd; Twitter: @nikkigphd

Makeeba McCreary, Patti and Jonathan Kraft Chief of Learning and Community Engagement, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (She/Her/Hers)

Destiny Polk, founder, Radical Black Girl (She/Her/They/Divine)
Instagram: @Radicalblackgirl; Facebook: Radical Black Girl; Website: Radicalblackgirl.com

Jason Talbot, co-founder, Artists for Humanity (He/Him/His)
Instagram: @afhboston; Twitter: @afhboston

This program is being filmed and livestreamed by WGBH's Forum Network.

Past Dates and Times

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Sponsors

The City Talks is presented with support from the Dori H. Rahbar and Cameron R. Rahbar Fund.