February is Black History Month, and throughout the region and across the city, events are going on to celebrate, honor, and reflect on the many contributions African Americans have made, past and present, to American society and culture. From low-cost museum entry to special programming, Philadelphia's cultural landscape is bursting with Black History Month events and programming.
Popular Cosmo columnist and professor of Women's and Gender Studies and Africana Studies at Rutgers University, Brittney Cooper comes to the Free Library this Thursday, February 22nd. In conversation with Melanye Price, associate professor of Africana Studies at Rutgers University, Cooper will discuss the themes of her new book Eloquent Rage, inluding anger, stereotypes and the power of black women.
Check out these other Black History Month events all across the city!