The Slave Community

Its Ring Shout, Spirituals, and Sojourner Truth
Event detail
CALENDAR_ADD_TO_MY
 

pic of sojourner truth

This family friendly program highlights Spirituals through compelling DVD footage of the little known ring shout “dance,” community singing, and the character of Sojourner Truth as a storyteller; providing important knowledge about the origins of Spirituals and ways in which they were used by the slave community. 

Program participants:
Sam Edwards : Speaker / Coordinator
Bisola Marignay as Sojourner Truth
Angela Thomas and Rener Price:  Song Leaders

Upcoming Events

Phonographic Memory
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Bernal Heights, Bernal Heights Meeting Room
Classical Guitar Serenade
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Richmond/Senator Milton Marks, Richmond General Floor Area
2014 - 2015 Opera Preview Lecture
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Main Library, Koret Auditorium

More related events

Upcoming Classes

Destiny Arts-Capoira
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Visitacion Valley, Visitacion Valley Meeting Room
Zumba Basics
Friday, September 26, 2014
Main Library, Children's Storytelling Room
Come Learn How to Salsa and Bachata!
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Richmond/Senator Milton Marks, Richmond Meeting Room
Take our survey