Feb.232019

Talk

Past Event

A conference day highlighting the different realities of black women.

Doors: 12 PM
Event:
 12:50 PM
Tickets: $14.88 (students: $11.16)
Taxes and fees included
All ages

Where: Space D (4th floor) + Boutique (1st floor)
General admission

Black Conversations will be an opportunity to discover through lectures and testimonies the journey of inspiring women who each contribute in their own way to highlight different realities of black women and present them in a positive way. Trey Anthony, playwright, actress and award-winning producer will be our special guest of the day. With the participation of Nantalie Indongo, Robyn Maynard, Charmaine Nelson, Hanna Che and many others.

The event will also host the Black Market, featuring women-led product companies.

Schedule
12 PM (opening) - The Black Market
12:50 PM - Word of welcome
1 PM - Panel - Prendre soin de soi: un acte politique (in French)
2 PM - Women in Power: Dorothy Alexandre, Myrlande Pierre and Me Tamara Thermitus Ad. E. (in French)
3:15 PM - Panel - Black Women in Litterature: Identity and Representation (in English)
4 PM - Confessions with Trey Anthony (in English)
5 PM - Conclusion
5:10 PM - Musical performance - A Tribute to Aretha Franklin with Kim Richardson
5:30 PM - Cocktail and launch - She Builds Initiative

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