Denise Nicholas Discusses Freshwater Road

The Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies presents a discussion and book signing by author and actress Denise Nicholas.

Thursday, February 19, 2009
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
135 Haines Hall
UCLA campus
Los Angeles, CA 90095

This presentaton is part of the Bunche Center Authors’ Series.

Other scheduled Bunche Center events (subject to change):

Wednesday, February 25, 2009
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
UCLA James Bridges Theater, Meltnitz Hall
Film Screening and Discussion – Black On Black
Co-sponsored with the UCLA Film & Television Archive’s Research and Study Center

In celebration of Black History Month these sponsors present a special screening of Los Angeles station KNXT's groundbreaking television documentary, Black on Black.  First broadcast during the tension-filled summer of 1968, Black on Black gave African-American residents of South Central Los Angeles a chance to speak for themselves, without narrator, host, reporter, script or commercial interruption.  Winner of numerous awards, including an Emmy and the first NAACP Image Award.

Screening introduced by Dan Einstein, Television Archivist.  A panel discussion with Black on Black Producer Joe Saltzman and Executive Producer Dan Gingold, moderated by Dr. Darnell Hunt, Director of the Bunche Center, will follow the screening.

Thursday, February 26, 2009
12 Noon – 1 PM
Haines Hall 135
Bunche Center Authors’ Series: Race Law Stories
Dr. Devon Carbado
Professor, School of Law, UCLA

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Cost : The event is free and open to the public; pay-by-space and all-day ($9) parking available.

Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies
310-825-7403 or 310-206-8267

Sponsor(s): , Bunche Center for African American Studies, Information about non-ASC events is posted for informational purposes and does not necessarily reflect opinions of or endorsements by African Studies personnel.