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Purdue’s Black Cultural Center to host civil rights leader

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Benjamin F. Chavis Jr., co-founder, president and CEO of the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network, will speak Nov. 11 at Purdue University. His talk, sponsored by Purdue’s Black Cultural Center, begins at 7 p.m. in Stewart Center’s Fowler Hall. The event is free and open to the public. The Hip-Hop Summit Action […]

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Black Cultural Center announces Cultural Arts Series lineup

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – The Purdue University Black Cultural Center announced its Cultural Arts Series programs for the Fall 2009 semester. The series theme, Hip-Hop: A Social and Political Message of Black Identity, includes the Sept. 10 Rap Session – Community Dialogue on Race and Hip Hop,” followed on Sept. 29 by a lecture and […]

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African American Studies features exhibit during Black History month

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University’s African American Studies and Research Center and the Black Cultural Center will feature an art exhibit, reception and gallery talk during February. The Black History month art exhibit is titled “To Know My Mother’s Name.” The portrait exhibit is by Delita Martin, a Purdue graduate student in the Patti […]

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Contemporary dance, hip-hop troupe to perform at Purdue, Nov 12

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A modern dance concert will explore cultural influences indigenous to Louisiana and their effect on the hip-hop culture Nov. 12 at Purdue’s Stewart Center in West Lafayette, Indiana. The “When the Delta Speaks” contemporary dance concert will be performed at 7 p.m. in the Loeb Playhouse. The concert, choreographed by Millicent […]

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Black Cultural Center speaker to make a case for racial reparations

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A professor of African-American studies at the University of California, Berkeley will examine the continued impact of Hurricane Katrina’s aftermath on New Orleans’ African-American community in a lecture Nov. 10 at the Stewart Center. Charles P. Henry’s lecture, titled “We Are Americans: The Aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and the Politics of […]

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‘Second Line’ parade highlights Black Cultural Center event

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The annual Black Cultural Center Friends and Family Day will bring New Orleans tradition and culture to the Purdue campus on Sept. 20 as the center focuses on the impact of Hurricane Katrina on the retention of African-American art and culture as their theme for the fall semester. The public is […]

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