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  • August 26
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  • Olympia

ONLINE: Umoja (Unity): Sustaining African Cultural Arts

Explore the depth and significance of African culture, from its communal philosophies to its lively song and dance. In this interactive talk—part presentation and part performance—artist Afua Kouyaté shares pieces of African culture and folkloric traditions like the Nguzo Saba, or “seven principles,” of Kwanzaa, which include values like umoja (unity), ujima (collective responsibility), and […]

  • When
  • 12:00 pm, Thursday
    August 26, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Olympia, United States
  • August 26
  • |
  • Arlington

ONLINE: Writing as Self-Love

Why write about uncomfortable experiences? And why share them with others? Writing a collection of poetry about trauma was never a dream of Chelsey Richardson’s, but she did want to be a writer, and expressing her pain through writing gave her a tool for self-love, joy, and liberation. In this writing workshop, Richardson fuses the […]

  • When
  • 5:00 pm, Thursday
    August 26, 2021
  • Where
  • Online Speakers Bureau Event
    Arlington, United States
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