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February 2019

February 25 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
John C. Fremont Branch Library, 6121 Melrose Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90038 United States
Free

African American Read-In for Children

All ages are welcome to join to read and discuss texts and illustrations created by African American writers and artists. This is one of many African American Read-In events held across the country in the month of February! (This event is inspired by Read-In programs created by The Black Caucus of the National Council of Teachers of English)

February 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Central Library – Teen’Scape, 630 W 5th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90071 United States
Free

African American Fiction Book Tasting

Join us as we have a tasting of fiction books by African American authors. Come share your favorites!

February 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Drive
Los Angeles, CA United States
Free

Dr. Mary Schmidt Campbell Presents An American Odyssey: The Life and Work of Romare Bearden

Dr. Mary Schmidt Campbell will present her latest work, An American Odyssey: The Life and Work of Romare Bearden, followed by a book-signing.

March 2019

March 6 @ 7:00 pm
Barnsdall Gallery Theater, 4800 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States
Free

Is There an L.A. Sensibility? Place and Politics in Los Angeles Design

(Re)Designing LA, a public-events series led by Occidental College Professor of Practice Christopher Hawthorne, Los Angeles’ first-ever chief design officer, will call on a broad cast of experts and activists to explore how the city can promote innovative design while addressing climate change and guarding against displacement and the erasure of neighborhood culture and history. The 2019 series kicks off at Barnsdall Gallery Theater, next door to Frank Lloyd Wright’s 1921 Hollyhock House. Architects, planners, critics and historians often praise…

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March 27 @ 7:00 pm
Museum of Contemporary Art’s Ahmanson Auditorium, 250 South Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012 United States
Free

Strange Beauty: Making Sense of L.A. architecture from the 1980s and 1990s

(Re)Designing LA, a public-events series led by Occidental College Professor of Practice Christopher Hawthorne, Los Angeles’ first-ever chief design officer, will call on a broad cast of experts and activists to explore how the city can promote innovative design while addressing climate change and guarding against displacement and the erasure of neighborhood culture and history. The city’s Office of Historic Resources has compiled an extensive database of cultural and architectural resources, known as Survey L.A. This important effort runs through…

AcademicCommunity Engagement

April 2019

April 17 @ 7:00 pm
Choi Auditorium at Occidental College, 1600 Campus Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90041 United States
Free

Turn Off the Sunshine: Shade as an Equity Issue in a Warming Los Angeles

(Re)Designing LA, a public-events series led by Occidental College Professor of Practice Christopher Hawthorne, Los Angeles’ first-ever chief design officer, will call on a broad cast of experts and activists to explore how the city can promote innovative design while addressing climate change and guarding against displacement and the erasure of neighborhood culture and history. As climate change intensifies and Los Angeles suffers through more days of extreme heat each year, shade is quickly becoming an equity issue of crucial…

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