black http://kalw.org en Museum presents the first-person accounts of slaves http://kalw.org/post/museum-presents-first-person-accounts-slaves <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is the week of </span>Juneteenth<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> – the holiday commemorating the day all black slaves in America were officially freed. On June 19, 1865, Union soldiers captured Galveston, Texas. They brought news that the war had ended to slaves in Galveston who had not heard.</span></p><p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 23:46:27 +0000 Hana Baba 21781 at http://kalw.org Museum presents the first-person accounts of slaves Redefining education with Kenneth Monteiro http://kalw.org/post/redefining-education-kenneth-monteiro <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">San Francisco has pioneered many concepts for the country. One of them is recognizing the importance of a college education that’s diverse, and multicultural, reflecting the populace. And so, the country’s first Department of Ethnic Studies was launched at San Francisco State University in 1968.</span></p> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 00:40:24 +0000 Hana Baba 22508 at http://kalw.org Redefining education with Kenneth Monteiro Out In The Bay goes Pomo Afro Homos! http://kalw.org/post/out-bay-goes-pomo-afro-homos <PRE style="FONT-SIZE: 9pt"><TT>Pomo Afro Homos? Yes, "post-modern African American homosexuals," the groundbreaking black queer performance troupe from the 90's is back! Marilyn Pittman talks with Brian Freeman, one of the founders of the group that made history in San Francisco during the AIDS crisis of the early 90's. He's reprising their signature show, "Fierce Love," with updated material and new performers at The New Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco October 17-28. Fri, 05 Oct 2012 00:23:58 +0000 Marilyn Pittman 17561 at http://kalw.org Out In The Bay goes Pomo Afro Homos! Out In The Bay: Dexter Davis: the first African-American gay film mogul http://kalw.org/post/out-bay-dexter-davis-first-african-american-gay-film-mogul-0 <p>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 16:43:43 +0000 Matt Martin 11505 at http://kalw.org