National Authors Day

Every year on November 1, millions of people celebrate authors and the books that they write on National Author’s Day.

Authors keep a record of history through their stories. They mark time through their observations of history. Their tales create remarkable memories of place, sealing it between the pages of the binding. Their books allow us to keep coming back to visit again and again.

Afrofuturism and the Black Speculative Arts Part 2

Afrofuturism and the Black Speculative Arts A Three-Part Virtual Series, 2nd Sundays, 2 pm (PST) October – December 2020 Panelists Include: Afrofuturists Samuel Delany, Glenn Parris, Eugene Redmond,  Hope Wabuke,  Avotcja, Dr. Ayana Jamieson, Dr. Grace Gipson Moderated by Darrell Stover FREE TO THE PUBLIC Streaming Live on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram Click here to learn […]

National Louisiana Day

On November 9, National Louisiana Day recognizes the state that brought us such treasures as Jazz, Creole and American Mardi Gras.

Throughout the history of the state, the blending of race and culture have resulted in the Delta’s own unique flair that brings visitors from around the world seeking to taste their food, hear their music and see their style.

Pretend to be a Time Traveler Day

Pretend to be a Time Traveler Day on December 8th encourages us step from our Tardis or flip open our Omni while wearing clothes from the past. At the same time, we should act appropriately confused by certain technology. Time travel has captured our imaginations for generations. Science and authors keep coming back to the […]

Afrofuturism and the Black Speculative Arts Part 3

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A Three-Part Virtual Series, 2nd Sundays, 2 pm (PST) October – December 2020 FREE TO THE PUBLIC Streaming Live on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram The 3-part series will end with a curated Afrofuturistic poetry reading. Poets reading include: Ayodele Nzinga, Devorah Major, Eugene Redmond, Darrell Stover, Michael Warr, Avotcja, Lenard Moore, Ishmael Reed, Staajabuz, Glenn Parris, […]