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Taft Faculty Write sessions:  2/3, 3/3, 4/14, 4/28
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Events

Welcome Black, History Month!
12 PM, Feb. 1
Taft Research Center

Poetry Reading
Simone Savannah, Yalie Saweda Kamara, Casey Harloe
4:30 PM, Feb. 1
Elliston Poetry Room, Langsam Library

Drink 'N' Think... A Lil' More: "Does America Still Need Black History Month?"
Holly Y. McGee
6:30 PM, Feb. 1
Ludlow Wines, 343 Ludlow Ave.
The Future of Black History
Kyra Shahid, University of Michigan
3 PM, Feb. 3
African American Cultural & Resource Center (AACRC)

Black History Month Morning Movie Mini-Festival
Movie: See You Yesterday (PG-13)
10 AM, Feb. 4
Esquire Theatre, 320 Ludlow Ave.

Children's Africana Reading Circle: "It's Just Skin, Silly"
12:30 PM, Feb. 4
Evanston Recreational Center, 3204 Woodburn Ave.

Black Food Trucks @ TUC
10 AM - 3 PM , Feb. 6 - Feb. 9
UC's central campus  

Drink 'N' Think... A Lil' More: "Who's Afraid of the Big, Bad CRT?"
Holly Y. McGee
6:30 PM, Feb. 8
Ludlow Wines, 343 Ludlow Ave

Food and Foodways
Psyche Williams-Forson, University of Maryland
6 PM, Feb. 10
African American Cultural & Resource Center (AACRC)

Soul-Food Cook-Off: "The Golden Foot Award"
7 PM , Feb. 10
African American Cultural & Resource Center (AACRC)

Black History Month Morning Movie Mini-Festival
Movie: High on the Hog (PG-13)
10 AM, Feb. 11
Esquire Theatre, 320 Ludlow Ave

Children's Africana Reading Circle: "Freedom Soup"
12:30 PM, Feb. 11
Evanston Recreational Center, 3204 Woodburn Ave

Union Baptist Cemetery Tour
2:30 PM, Feb. 12
Union Baptist Church, 405 W 7th St

Greater Cincinnati Black Business Meet & Greet
12 PM, Feb. 13
Lindner College of Business 
Douglass Day Celebration
12 PM, Feb. 14
Langsam Library 475
Black Love Event
6:30 PM, Feb. 14
TUC Great Hall
Drink 'N' Think... A Lil' More: "Reparations NOW"
Holly Y. McGee
6:30 PM, Feb. 15
Ludlow Wines, 343 Ludlow Ave
Arts, Entertainment and Entrepreneurialism
Lisa M. Beckley-Roberts, Jackson State University
1 PM, Feb. 17
College-Conservatory of Music (CCM)
Jazz Concert
6 PM, Feb. 17
African American Cultural & Resource Center (AACRC)
Black History Month Morning Movie Mini-Festival: Chicago Footwork (M) *for adult themes/content
10 AM, Feb. 18
Esquire Theatre, 320 Ludlow Ave
Children's Africana Reading Circle: "The Hill We Climb"
12:30 PM, Feb. 18
Evanston Recreational Center, 3204 Woodburn Ave
Chicago Footwork Dance Workshop
6 PM, Feb. 18
Xavier University Gallagher Student Center, 3800 Victory Pkwy
Historical Black Church: Sunday Service
9:45 AM, Feb. 19
Gaines United Methodist Church, 5707 Madison Rd
Happy Presidents' Day, Barack Obama!
Feb. 20
Virtual Event, Time TBD  
Black Family Fun Night
6:30 PM, Feb. 21
Tangeman University Center (TUC)
Medical & Health Screenings
10 AM, Feb. 22
Tangeman University Center (TUC) Atrium

STOP-motion as Theory, Method, and Praxis: Resisting ARRESTING Moments
Sasha Sanders, University of North Texas
3 PM, Feb. 22
Taft Research Center

Drink 'N' Think... A Lil' More: "Black to the Future"
Holly Y. McGee
6:30 PM, Feb. 22
Ludlow Wines, 343 Ludlow Ave
Unpacking "Slavery at Sea"
Sowande Mustakeem, Washington University, St. Louis
10 AM, Feb. 23
Department of History
Abortion, Authoritarianisms, and Social Change: A Transnational Feminist Perspective
Barbara Sutton, University of Albany, SUNY
3 PM, Feb. 23
Taft Research Center

Necropolitical Romeo and Juliet: Migrant Sonority against Dehumanization in Emiliano Monge's "Among the Lost"
Tamara L. Mitchell, University of British Columbia
3 PM, Feb. 23
George Elliston Poetry Room

Lunch & Learn: Histories of Medical Racism
12:30 PM, Feb. 23
College of Medicine, Stanley J. Lucas Boardroom  
Talking Black: Poetry, Rap and Spoken Word
7 PM, Feb. 23
Tangeman University Center (TUC)
"The Art of E Minor"
CCM Concert Orchestra Performance
7:30 PM, Feb. 23
Patricia Corbett Theater, 290 CCM Blvd
Health and Wellness
Yolanda Lawson, President-Elect, National Medical Association (NMA)
3 PM, Feb. 24
College of Medicine, Kresge Auditorium

Black History Month Morning Movie Mini-Festival: Aftershock (TV MA)
10 AM, Feb. 25
Esquire Theatre, 320 Ludlow Ave
Listen & Learn (a Panel discussion about Avondale’s Black history)
12 PM, Feb. 25
Avondale Branch Library, 3566 Reading Rd  
Staying the THIS Powerful Place: Reflections on Black History Month (town hall meeting)
1 PM, Feb. 28
Taft Research Center

Werner E. von Rosenstiel Lecture
Thinking Locally, Acting Globally: A German Quest to Save the Serengeti

Thomas M. Lekan, University of South Carolina
3:30 PM, Mar. 1
Langsam Library 462

Communication and Social Justice
Srivi Ramasubramanian, Syracuse University
Mar. 1
Time & Location TBA

MetaClassics: New Approaches to Ancient Questions
Daniel Libatique, Fairfield University
2 PM, Mar. 20
Taft Research Center

Looking Through Cracks and Exploring Fragments: Wandering and Designing in Non-Traditional Creative Spaces
Rian Oliveira Rezende., Pontifical Catholic University, Rio de Janeiro
3PM, Mar. 22
Location TBA

Man on Fire (film screening, Q&A) 
James Chase Sanchez, Middlebury College 
Mar. 22, Time TBA
Esquire Theatre

Autoethnographic research methods (workshop)
James Chase Sanchez, Middlebury College 
Mar. 23, Time & Location TBA

Salt of the Earth (lecture)  
James Chase Sanchez, Middlebury College 
Mar. 24, Time & Location TBA  

Racial, Reproductive, and Social Justice
Loretta Ross, Smith College
Mar. 24
Time & Location TBD

John Brown's Economy
Walter Johnson, Harvard University
3PM, Mar. 31
Taft Research Center

The Sexual Politics of Haiti: Postcolonial Homophobia in Haiti
Erin Durban, University of Minnesota
12:30 PM, Apr. 4
Taft Research Center

Researching and Writing Russian History in a Time of War
Nick Breyfogle, Ohio State University
3PM, Apr. 12
Taft Research Center

Charles Phelps Taft Research Center
Edwards I, Suite 1110
47 Corry Boulevard
Cincinnati, OH 45221