In Conversation: Michaela Angela Davis and Melissa Harris-Perry
Thursday, February 16, 7 p.m.
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor Brooklyn Museum, located at 200 Eastern Parkway Brooklyn, NY
Admission: $12 | Tickets: Visit http://bit.ly/z9Asu8 for details
Event page: http://bit.ly/wHVB9x
Michaela Angela Davis, writer and image activist, will be speaking with Melissa Harris-Perry, professor, MSNBC political commentator, and author of the new book Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America. The two will discuss the persistent and detrimental stereotypes that afflict black women in the political arena and contribute to policies allowing their unfair treatment. A Q&A and book signing with Harris-Perry will follow the conversation. Space is limited, and advance ticket purchase for general admission is recommended via http://bit.ly/z9Asu8.