Delta Center for the Arts LH Horton Jr Art Gallery presents Themes of Black Identity in America February 27– March 21, 2014

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Delta Center for the Arts LH Horton Jr Art Gallery presents Themes of Black Identity in America February 27– March 21, 2014

Opening Reception: February 27th 5–7pm Free & Open to the Public

Exhibiting Artists Milton Bowens,Marsha Hatcher,Dawn Williams Boyd,Joseph Holston,Zoë Charlton,Melissa Moore, Paula deJoie, George Nock,Nathaniel Donnett,Amy Sherald, Exhibition Events Arts Lecture with Milton BowensFebruary 21 ~ 4pmDelta College West Forum ~ Free & Open to the

Public Tar Baby – Staring Desiree Burch February 26 ~ 8pmTickets at the DCA BoxOffice: $12/$8 TAR BABY is the story of America's in famous black & white love affair, from shotgun wedding to"post-racial" open relationship. Drawing on folk tales,history and autobiography, Desiree Burch speaks to the growing majority of minority experiences in America.

With a socially conscious comedic style reminiscent of Richard Pryor and Louis C.K., this liberal not-so-African -American offers up a hysterical carnival game of Race & Capitalism—where no one's a winner, but everyone's still playing!

Question Bridge: Black Males March10~ 12:30pmTillie Lewis Theatre ~ Film Screening with Artist Chris Johnson

Question Bridge is an innovative transmedia project that facilitates a dialogue between a critical mass of black men from diverse and contending backgrounds, and creates a platform for them to represent and redefine black male identity in America.

For more information visit:Exhibition Information/Press Release/Artists Statements & Bios

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