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Black History Month Events at Dutchess Community College "Fiction Reading"

12:30-1:45 p.m., James and Betty Hall Theatre, Dutchess Hall

African-American novelist Tayari Jones is the author of three novels: Leaving Atlanta,The Untelling and 2017 NEA Big Read Selection Silver Sparrow . Jones is an Associate Professor of English at Rutgers University-Newark where she teaches craft courses and  leads fiction workshops. Gail Upchurh-Mills and other faculty will read and discuss Jones’ work.

  • 2/10 "Drum Circles" 12-12:50 p.m., Bowne Hall, Room 122
  • 2/11 Family Festival: The Crabgrass Puppet Theatre 11 a.m., James and Betty Hall Theatre, Dutchess Hall
  • 2/11 "African Market" A MARKETPLACE OF DIVERSE GOODS 3-7 p.m., Ritz Lounge, Dutchess Hall
  • 2/11 "An Evening of Cultural Dance Expressions" 4-6 p.m., James and Betty Hall Theatre, Dutchess Hall
  • 2/12 Community Gospel Celebration 2-4 p.m., James and Betty Hall Theatre, Dutchess Hall
  • 2/17 Black Leadership and the (Un)Free-Market System Weldon McWilliams IV, Ph.D. 12-12:50 p.m., Bowne Hall, Room 122
  • 2/21Contemporary Economic Policies and the Black Community Weldon McWilliams IV, Ph.D. and Jordan Bell 6-8 p.m., James and Betty Hall Theatre, Dutchess Hall
  • 2/23 Prose and Spirituals Kevin Lang 12-12:50 p.m., Dutchess Hall, Room 101
  • 2/24 Economics and the Black Woman in America Interactive Workshop: Jordan Bell12-12:50 p.m., Bowne Hall, Room 122
  • 3/2 Fiction Reading12:30-1:45 p.m., James and BettyHall Theatre, Dutchess Hall
Date:Thursday, Mar 2nd, 2017
Time:12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Cost:All events are free adn open to the public
Contact Phone:(845) 431-8424
Contact Email:jordan.bell@sunydutchess.edu
Contact URL:www.sunydutchess.edu/bhm
Location: Dutchess Community College
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Dutchess Community College has been in Dutchess County for more than 50 years. They have the reputation of being the best community college in the state for academic excellence and the success of DCC graduates. Students who transfer to a four-year school after Dutchess do better and graduate at a......Read more

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