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Kennedy Simpson: White Racism and Personal Identity

April 25 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Kennedy Simpson:  White Racism and Personal Identity
How have Black people struggled to create and interrogate images of self-identity in a historical context of white racism?

Kennedy Simpson is a Graphic Designer from St. Paul.  She takes inspiration through her experiences as a mixed-race person, using Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop to explore ideas of racial confusion and the impacts of micro aggressions.

BLACK ARTISTRY EXPLAINS AMERICAN HISTORY
Tuesdays April 4, 18, 25; May 2 at 12:30 to 2 (No Class on April 11)
A LIVE series meeting in the Roseville Library Community Program Room.
2180 Hamline Ave. N.
This is a Tuesday Scholar series. 
Pre-registration requested

Art can deepen our understanding of our shared narrative and anchor our knowledge of ourselves. Join distinguished historian James Stewart and four African-American artists as they interpret American history through images of the Black experience. Black history is American history.

These are LIVE programs to be held at the Roseville Library Community Program Room.  You are requested to register in advance for the series on our website or by calling the Library at 651-724-6001.  (Press 3) 
This series is co-sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute of the University of Minnesota with financial support from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

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Roseville Library Community Program Room
2180 Hamline Ave. N.
Roseville, MN 55113 United States
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651-724-6001
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