WURD Radio, Pennsylvania’s only African-American talk radio station, in partnership with the Barnes Foundation, will host a powerful discussion with the top African American leaders at four major area universities to explore their personal journeys and how their work is impacting Philadelphia’s Black community. The panel includes:
Wendell Pritchett, Provost, University of Pennsylvania
Moderated by WURD host and community activist, Eric “Brother Shomari” Grimes, the panel will precede the Barnes Foundation’s First Fridays Celebration. Blackademia is a part of WURD’s Walter P. Lomax Jr., M.D. Speaker Series. For tickets and more information, go to eventbrite.com or call 215-425-7875.
Ticket cost also includes entry into the Barnes Foundation’s First Friday Brazilian Day celeration featuring Project Capoiera.