Events you can experience across the state in February.
Celebrate Women’s History Month and the 19th Amendment centennial with UNLADYLIKE2020.
Combining portraits by photographer Renoda Campbell with oral history excerpts that center and amplify local Black voices.
ONLINE—Starting Friday, April 3, catch California Documentary Project-supported film UNITED SKATES for free streaming online on HBO Go. For years, roller-skating rinks have been a constant for African-American communities across the U.S., serving as a meeting ground, a place to have fun and an incubator of iconic hip-hop talents like Queen Latifah and N.W.A. As […]
ONLINE—UNLADYLIKE2020: Charlotta Spears Bass—Newspaper Editor, Civil Rights Crusader and First African American Woman to Run for Vice President
Charlotta Spears Bass, first African American woman to run for Vice President. Original artwork by Amelie Chabannes.
An Interview with the Black Index Project Director Bridget R. Cooks.
PODCAST–NEW six-part Cal Ag Roots Podcast Series: We Are Not Strangers Here. The California Institute of Rural Studies is pleased to announce the premiere of our newest Cal Ag Roots podcast series, We Are Not Strangers Here. This series highlights hidden histories of African Americans who have shaped California’s food and farming culture from early […]