UN Climate Summit

The United Nations bolsters a global community committed to climate change action by holding a special summit this September. @publiksorg follow us ISSUES • Climate Change, Environment PLACE • New York, NY, USA DATE • September 23, 2019 ORGANIZATION • United Nations ISSUES • Climate Change, Environment PLACE • New York, NY, USA...

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World Bank Conference

The World Bank hosts its conference on development economics in Washington, focusing on multilateralism in the past and future. ISSUES • Economy, Development Economics PLACE • Washington, DC, USA DATE • June 17-19, 2019 ORGANIZATION • World Bank Group ISSUES • Economy, Development Economics PLACE • Washington, DC, USA DATE...

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Ailey II in France

Alvin Ailey arrives in France with a marvelous series of dance pieces, representing African-American culture across bodies, music, languages. ISSUES • Performance, Dance PLACE • Maison de la Danse, Lyon, France DATE • 13 to 18 May, 2019 ORGANIZATION • The Alvin Ailey Dance Theater ISSUES • Performance, Dance PLACE •...

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Ailey II in Barcelona

The world famous dance company from New York arrives in Spain offering a special set of its performances, communicating across bodies, languages and cultures. SUBJECTS • Dance VENUES • Centre Cultural Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain DATES • 10-11 May, 2019 SPONSORS • Ailey II/Alvin Ailey Repertory Ensemble and Alvin Ailey Dance Theater....

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Ailey II 2019 World Tour

The renowned dance company has provided the year’s program for its accompanying ensemble, offering rigorous and engaging shows, dance, choreography.Genre: Performance, Dance. Venues: Worldwide 2019 tour including stops in the United States, France, Germany, and Spain. For locations and dates, see the schedule. Time: January 15 2019 till May...

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G20 Summit in Buenos Aires

The G20 of the 19 largest national economies and the European Union meet in Argentina to further development, sustainability, fairness, equality.  Genre: Industries, Major Economies, Summit. Venue: Buenos Aires, Argentina. Dates: November 30 — December 1, 2018. Sponsors: The G20. Description: Heads of state and finance and economy ministers from...

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Jason Moran Exhibit

Jason Moran combines music, film, archival images, historical account in his meditation on an African-American infantry in WWI France.  Genre: Music, Film, Performance, Viewing. Venue: Barbican Centre, London, England. Time: October 30 2018. Curators & Sponsors: Part of the Barbican’s 2018 Season, The Art of Change. Produced by the Barbican in association with...

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‘The Foreigner’s Home’

The venue is a museum, the medium is film, the exploratory mode is that of Toni Morrison, literary, perceptive, prescient. Genre: Film, Viewing Venue: Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY, USA Time:  April 28, 2018, 2pm Sponsors: Brooklyn Academy of Music. Curators: Part of a BAMcinématek Series, New Voices in Black Cinema. Artists &...

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Harlem Choir in Spain

The most famous Gospel Choir in the world arrives in Barcelona during the International Jazz Festival, making for a musical and multicultural celebration. Genre: Music, Performance. Venue:  Barcelona Arts on Stage (BARTS), Barcelona, Spain. Date: 19 December 2017. Sponsors: The concert is part of the 49th Voll-Damn International Festival...

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‘Intimacies of Continents’

Lisa Lowe reads across archives and literatures in Europe, Africa, Asia, Americas to connect abolitionizing freedoms to empire expansions. Genre: Books, Scholarship. Full Title: The Intimacies of Four Continents. Author: Lisa Lowe, Professor of English and American Studies at Tufts University. Publisher: Duke University Press. Place: Durham, North Carolina. Description: In this uniquely interdisciplinary work,...

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