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Dr. Maisha Winn to talk on Black Arts Movement

February 21, 2019

Dr. Maisha Winn will speak at the Georgia Museum of Art on Thursday, February 28, at 5:30 p.m. Winn is the Chancellor’s Leadership Professor in the school of education at the University of California, Davis, and the cofounder and codirector of the Transformative Justice in Education Center. In her talk, “‘I don't want us to forget the fire’: Literacy, Activism and Black Literate Lives Overview,” Winn examines the role of the Black Arts Movement in building a literacy continuum for readers, writers, speakers and activists.