From the Continent to the Americas: Foodways, Culture and Traditions in the African American Family

Thursday, February 25, 2021 • 4:00 PM-6:30 PM During this interactive activity, guests will view the 20-minute documentary, “God Bless the Cook,” featuring Cordon Bleu-trained chef and LA Trade-Tech College professor, Chef Roslyn Spence. In the video, she introduces her greatest mentor and challenge: her 94 years old (now 96) mother, Edith Bell. Afterwards, join…

Black Lives Matter Town Hall at LA City College

Mark your calendar for a Black Lives Matter Town Hall Discussion hosted by Los Angeles City College on February 19 featuring Dr. Bernice King and moderated by local CBS News anchor Pat Harvey. Click here to download the flyer.

2021 Black History Month Theme: The Black Family

2021- The Black Family: Representation, Identity, and Diversity – The black family has been a topic of study in many disciplines—history, literature, the visual arts and film studies, sociology, anthropology, and social policy.  Its representation, identity, and diversity have been reverenced, stereotyped, and vilified from the days of slavery to our own time. The black family knows…