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The Black Chicago Renaissance Women: Lives & Legacies in Music | Online event

March 8 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Free

Part of the Humanities Cultural Programme, one of the founding stones for the
future  Stephen A. Schwarzman Centre for the Humanities – in collaboration with Lincoln College, Oxford

International Womens Day – Talk and Performance from Dr Samantha Ege, Lincoln College Oxford.
The Black Chicago Renaissance Women: Lives & Legacies in Music

In celebration of International Women’s Day (8 March 2020), Dr. Samantha Ege presents an hour-long lecture-recital. Therein, she traces the lives and legacies of Black women composers in Chicago. The music of Florence B. Price, Nora Douglas Holt, Margaret Bonds, and Betty Jackson King represents the foundations of a vibrant creative network. Dr. Ege contextualises this in the transformative movement of the Negro Renaissance.

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Details

Date:
March 8
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.torch.ox.ac.uk/event/international-womens-day

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online event

Organizer

TORCH | The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities
Phone:
01865 280101
Email:
cpagh@torch.ox.ac.uk
Website:
https://torch.ox.ac.uk/
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