Echoes of a Prophet with
with DSU & Wesley Jazz Band
Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 7 pm
This year marks the 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. What better way to celebrate this significant journey than with a two-day event featuring both film and music! Audiences will enjoy the multi-media presentation of Reverend John G. Moore, Sr. and his production of Echoes of a Prophet, an arrangement of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s most significant speeches, also featuring the DSU and Wesley Jazz Band and special guest artist, Dr. Stanley Cowell, Steinway pianist and Rutgers University professor on February 16th. A pre-concert talk will also be
offered before the show and is free and open to the public.*
Film & Speaker Series
Friday, February 15, 2013 at 7 pm
Explore the issues of modern-day slavery with the
documentary film, “Not My Life” on February 15th.
This film, by Robert Bilheimer, is on modern day
slavery and human trafficking. Speaker,
Dr. Arica Coleman, of the University of Delaware,
Assistant Professor of Black Studies, will talk about
the Emancipation Proclamation and the 13th Amendment.
This program will be free and open to the public.*
*This program is partially funded by a grant from the Delaware Humanities Forum, a state program of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
This program is made possible, in part, by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency dedicated to nurturing and supporting the arts in Delaware, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts.