February 2017

 

Black Lives Matter - Black Resistance and Black Realities

Sunday 26.02.2017 5:00 PM | Saal

Admission: more info soon

Organizer: Werkstatt der Kulturen/ ISD Initiative Schwarze Menschen in Deutschland e.V.

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Black History Month

Black Lives Matter - Black Resistance and Black Realities

Input from activists from the Black Lives Matter movement in England and subsequent podium discussion concerning police violence towards Black people/People of Colour. Then the film "Generation Revolution" will be screened.

After the film guests have the opportunity to ask questions to the activists present from the Netherlands, England, France and Germany about the film and their political work.

Trailer for "Generation Revolution":

 



 

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Black Music Renaissance 3 goes BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Every year in February, Black History Month is celebrated in numerous countries, with events focussed on Black culture and history. The WERKSTATT DER KULTUREN is also taking part, with various events that make Black culture, history and current topics visible. In February 2017, we are organizing the four-part BLACK MUSIC RENAISSANCE, in cooperation with the award-winning pianist Kelvin Sholar, for the third time. Starting on the 3rd of February 2017, we will be presenting classical and unique musical styles from the African diaspora in the Americas and Eurasia: hiphop, blues, work songs, jazz, reggae, soul, rock, Romanian tango, African Latino dance and Detroit literature.

FRIDAY February 03: Jaimeo Brown: HipHop, Blues, Work Songs and Jazz

FRIDAY February 10: Machete Horns
FRIDAY February 17: Kalavan Quartett
FRIDAY February 24: Shebeen: visiting the roots. A musical storytelling evening

 


The facilities of the WERKSTATT DER KULTUREN are accessible to wheelchair users. Please call us in advance on +49 (0)30 60 97 70-0 to ensure proper access support.