Nobel Prize-winning novelist Toni Morrison, singer and social activist Bernice Johnson Reagon and poet and playwright Sonia Sanchez will share the stage in a public conversation about “Black Women in the Arts in the 21st Century” on Thursday, Feb. 13 from 7-9:30 p.m. at the UMass Mullins Center.The evening's program also will include musical selections by The New Africa House Ensemble, the Voices of New Africa Choir directed by Evelyn Harris, and a guest performance by composer and saxophonist Frederick Tillis. Doors will open at 6:15 pm. This event is hosted by the W.E.B. DuBois Afro-American Studies Department.
The event is free and open to the public. www.umass.edu/afroam