Raj Patel will discuss his book, “The Value of Nothing: How to Reshape Market Society and Redefine Democracy.” The event begins at 5:30 p.m. in Sottile Theatre. It is free and open to the public.
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The College of Charleston will screen the documentary Why We Laugh: Great Black Comedians and host author Darryl Littleton at the Avery Research Center.
The exhibition, “Sweetgrass: A Living Legacy of Family and Community,” features baskets made by various African and African American artists in the 20th and 21st centuries.
Grammy Award-winning producer 9th Wonder will speak at the College of Charleston on October 6, 2014. This event is free and open to the public.
The 2014 SPECTRA class, which includes nearly 100 freshman with diverse backgrounds, continues through Aug. 9, 2014.
Staff from the Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture are participating in professional development this summer.
The Lowcountry Digital Library has published three new exhibitions, including one featuring the ironwork of master blacksmith Philip Simmons.
In honor of Black History Month, several College of Charleston organizations have arranged activities and events open to the public. These activities and events focus on a variety of historical and current issues related to race and black history. The following list is provided for interested parties and is organized by date.