Jan. 24, 2005
Green to headline Black History Month at The Citadel
The Citadel will mark Black History Month at the
college with several activities, including a visit from Lowcountry native
and artist Jonathan Green.
year's theme "African American History: A Living Art." All events
celebrating Black History Month are free and open to the public.
his visit Feb. 10, Green will discuss his life growing up in Gardens Corner,
near Beaufort, S.C. His vibrant artwork reflects the everyday life of
African-Americans and Gullah culture in the South Carolina Lowcountry.
Art and Book Exhibition.
Daniel Library, The Citadel.
Gospel Concert, 6:30 p.m. Summerall Chapel
Conyers of The Brotherhood and The Citadel Gospel Choir.
African American Society Bazaar, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mark Clark Hall Auditorium.
Features the Sankofa African American Traveling Museum, food, music and
Keynote address, 6:30 p.m., Grimsley Hall Auditorium.
Artist and South Carolina native Jonathan Green discusses his life and
artwork. Images of his artwork will be displayed.
Core Ensemble will perform a music theatre piece, "Of Ebony Embers,"
subtitled "Vignettes of the Harlem Renaissance." The work celebrates
the music and poetry of African Americans in New York City during the
6:30 p.m., Mark Clark Hall Auditorium.