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Chester Higgins Jr. and Brooklyn’s African Diaspora

Mar 3, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

| $10.00
Chester Higgins Jr
(c) 2011 Sanviki Chapman_AWE P1080109

State Senator Velmanette Montgomery introduces acclaimed New York Times photographer Chester Higgins Jr., who has documented New York’s African Diaspora for over 40 years, with images that range from the Caribbean Festival to African American Hebrews in Bed-Stuy. View these remarkable images as Higgins muses on his work with current City Council Member Laurie Cumbo, who founded MoCADA, Brooklyn’s first Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts.

Details

Date:
Mar 3, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
$10.00
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/chester-higgins-jr-and-brooklyns-african-diaspora-tickets-19628641796

Venue

Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont St
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States

Organizer

Brooklyn Historical Society
Phone:
(718) 222-4111
Email:
Website:
www.brooklynhistory.org