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Kwanzaa: A Celebration of Unity and Pride

When

Friday December 21, 2018: 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Where

Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room

Description

What is Kwanzaa? Kwanzaa is a holiday in the U.S. and other nations of the African diaspora that celebrates Pan-African heritage in African-American culture. It occurs every year from December 26 - January 1.

Join us as Elizabeth James from the U-M Afroamerican and African Studies Department presents an interactive discussion on the history and current celebration of the holiday. In her position with DAAS, James assists with the department's many programs and objectives and performs as its outreach coordinator. James was named a 2014 Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Award recipient, Advisor of the Year by the Office of Student Affairs and has been awarded the Cornerstone Award from the Black Celebratory. 

All are welcome to come and enjoy! 

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