BLACK HISTORY LIVE TOUR

 

Hasan Davis as Joe Louis

 

Who

Middle and high school students, college communities and general public statewide

What

Prominent African-American humanities scholars portray important black historical figues from our past to celebrate Black History Month.  Each first person dramatization is followed by a question and answer period with the character, then with the scholar.

Why

To raise awareness of African-Americans' contributions to our shared history and culture.

When/Where

During one week in February at schools, community venues, museums and libraries

How Much

Free or low cost to students and public.

Costs vary for presenting partners, libraries, colleges, and other community organizations.

Timeline

Community agencies wanting to host or fund a speaker during February need to contact Colorado Humanities by November of the previous year.

Teacher Resources

Martin and Malcom DVD (2008)

Start Here

Contact Betty Jo Brenner at 303.894.7951 x17 or brenner@coloradohumanities.org