Talk and Performance: “QUEEN: A Symposium on Black Beauty”

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Xavier University of Louisiana
Administration Building
New Orleans LA 70125
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Xavier University of Louisiana hosts an afternoon-long event including a panel discussion and a performance by Prospect.4 artist Satch Hoyt.

In conjunction with “Prospect.4: The Lotus in Spite of the Swamp” and “QUEEN: From the Collection of CCH Pounder,” Xavier University of Louisiana presents “Queen: A Symposium on Black Beauty.” At 4 pm, a panel discussion on notions of black beauty features writer Alexis De Veaux, art historian Mia L. Bagneris, poet Brenda Marie Osbey, community-health activist Lakeesha J. Harris, and artist Niki Lopez. At 6 pm, Prospect.4 artist Satch Hoyt presents his perfromance Hair Combing Cycle 1530.

This event is free and open to the public and takes place in the university’s Administration Building. For more information, read the press release from Xavier’s website.