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Perceptions & Complicity in Beauty & Race

February 23, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

$15.00 – $30.00

23rd Annual Arturo A. Schomburg Symposium

This year’s symposium focuses on the social perceptions and construction of beauty and how these influence our understanding, acceptance, and emotional responses to race.

Since 1997, the Annual Arturo A. Schomburg Symposium explores the complex relationship of the African Diaspora to Latinx cultures. With presentations by distinguished scholars, this event offers the opportunity to deepen our knowledge and understanding of the African Diaspora in the Americas and foster dialogue, educating audiences and speakers alike.

Learn more about this year program here

.Tickets Prices

  • *General – $25 per person in advance; $30 at the event.
*Taller’s Active Members and students with ID’s
 – $12.50 per person in advance; $15.00 at the event

*Deadline for advance registration Wednesday, February 20th by 5 PM / Fecha límite para registrarse por adelantado miércoles 20 de febrero, 5 PM

Special group rates are available 
/Si tiene preguntas sobre precios especiales para grupos llame a: Aida Devine at 215-426-3311.

Continuing Education Credits for Licensed Social Workers (LSW) are provided through the 
Department of Social Work At LaSalle University.

Kulu Mele African Dance & Drum Ensemble’s Wemilere: Parade of the Orishas

Free/RSVP – February 16 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm


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February 23, 2019
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
$15.00 – $30.00
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2600 N 5th

Philadelphia, PA 19133 United States
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