Blanton Museum of Art presents Contextualizing Black Is Beautiful: A UT Faculty Panel

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Blanton Museum of Art presents "Black Is Beautiful: The Photography of Kwame Brathwaite"
Photo courtesy of the artist and Philip Martin Gallery, Los Angeles

This panel highlights the strength and diversity of UT faculty research in areas related to Kwame Brathwaite's work, including Black Power studies, African diasporic fashion and self-presentation, and Black feminism, UT faculty members Peniel E. Joseph, Lyndon K. Gill, and Lisa B. Thompson, with special guest Kwame S. Brathwaite, will discuss the historic and cultural contexts of Brathwaite's photography.

This event is organized in partnership with the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy at The University of Texas at Austin's LBJ School of Public Affairs, in conjunction with the exhibition "Black Is Beautiful: The Photography of Kwame Brathwaite" at the Blanton Museum of Art.

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Blanton Museum of Art
200 E. MLK Jr. Blvd.
Austin, TX 78701