Monday, May 12, 2008

PRESS: Artforum on Black Is, Black Ain't

Black Is, Black Ain't was chosen as a Critics' Pick on Britany Salsbury writes:

"Black Is, Black Ain't," illuminates both the complexity of racial discourse and its continued necessity.

Read the full article on Artforum's website.

The Wrens Study Break

Tuesday, May 6, 2008

Events at The Renaissance Society

View details for each event on our events calendar

LECTURE: Race: Effects and Intent

Tuesday, May 6, 6:00 pm
Jeffrey Grogger

Thursday, May 15, 6:30 pm
hosted by The Wrens

Friday, May 16, 6:00 pm
Saidiya Hartman
Rick Kittles

Sunday, May 18, 2:00 pm
Tyehimba Jess

LECTURE: The Black Eclectic...Revisited
Wednesday, May 21, 6:00 pm
Travis Jackson

STAGED READING: Orenthal by Maarten van Hinte
Thursday, May 29, 8:00 pm
Directed by Ron Parson

PANEL: Post-Black: There and Back Again
Sunday, June 1, 2:00 pm
Darby English, Kerry James Marshall, Kym Pinder, and Greg Foster Rice

LECTURE: Erasing Race: Transforming public housing in Chicago
Thursday, June 5, 6:00 pm
Janet Smith

LECTURE: From the Moynihan Report to Obama's Candidacy
Sunday, June 8, 2:00 pm
Camille Charles and Lawrence Bobo