School navigation

The Source

Celebrate Black Heritage Month, Feb. 18-Mar. 2

February 13, 2013

February 18-March 2

Black Heritage at Lewis & Clark
Frames of the Black Experience: A Retrospective Through Film, Photography and the Arts

Carrie Mae Weems Art Exhibit  |  February 2-28
Portland Art Museum: Three Decades of Photography & Video (free tickets available to LC students*)

Keynote Lecture: Leigh Raiford, Ph.D.  |  Monday, February 18 at 4 p.m.
Watzek Library Classroom : Photography, Film, and Art of the African Diaspora

Film Series: Classic Cinema on the Black Struggle | Wednesday, February 20
Council Chamber: Three iconic films explore contemporary & controversial racial  issues that defined generations.

4 p.m. A Raisin in the Sun (1961)
6 p.m.  Killer of Sheep (1971)
7:30 p.m.  Do The Right Thing (1989)

Keynote Lecture: Allyson Nadia Field, Ph.D.  |  Tuesday, February 26 at 4 p.m.
Smith Hall : Black Cinema, Filming Uplift and Projecting Possibility

“From Spirituals to Hip Hop” with Hasan Salaam  |  Wednesday, February 27 at 7 p.m.
Council Chamber : The History of Black Music & Black Resistance

2nd Annual Student Performance of Ntozake Shange  |  Thursday, February 28 at 8 p.m.
Agnes Flanagan Chapel : For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf

Diversity Dialogues in Community Spaces: Black United Fund  |  Saturday, March 2 at 1 p.m.
Templeton Bus Stop: Community based discussion on the needs and priorities for African Americans in Portland


For Portland Art Museum tickets or more information, contact

For more information:

Multicultural Affairs