A list of upcoming events that may be of interest to our readers:

Wednesday, October 9, 2013 at 7pm
Jews and Money: The Development of a Stereotype
Holocaust Memorial Center
Farmington Hills, MI
"The association of Jews with money is one of the most pervasive stereotypes in human history. And yet like all stereotypes, it is based in small part on historical reality. Professor David Weinberg will examine both the relationship of Jews to economic development in Europe and America and the emergence of the pernicious myth of world Jewish economic domination." Museum admission.
More info here.

Friday, October 11, 2013 at 6:30pm
Artist's Talk with John Halaka
Arab American National Museum
Dearborn, MI
Spend an evening with artist John Halaka discussing his work and career. Free and open to the public. Light refreshments available.
More info here.

Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 6pm
Taking Back Detroit
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
Detroit, MI
"...double feature screening of Taking Back Detroit and The Anti-Democratic Assault on Detroit Public Schools, accompanied by the community conversation The Demise of Detroit and Proposed Resurrection Solutions led by Senator Bert Johnson (D-Detroit) and Chris White (Co-founder: Restoring Hope To DPS Coalition). Special poetry reading and book signing by Dr. Melba Joyce Boyd (Distinguished Professor and Chair of Africana Studies, Wayne State University).
More info here.

Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 1pm
They Came Before Columbus
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
Detroit, MI
"Jamon Jordan will lecture on the African presence in America prior to the arrival of Columbus as taught in history." Free and open to the public.
More info here.

Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 4pm
Teaching Arabs, Writing Self
Arab American National Museum
Dearborn, MI
"A reading of selections from the final book by the eminent Arab American author and scholar Evelyn Shakir, by Arab American poet Christina Najla LaRose." Free and open to the public.
More info here.

Comments

Would love to see a post

Would love to see a post about new events of this nature happening in Michigan!

 

Colin R. // <a href=”http://www.arabamerica.com/” rel=”nofollow”>Arab America</a>

We'll work on it!

We'll work on it!