This edition: Black History Month: Through a CUNY LensTweet
Original tape date: February 22, 2018.
First aired: February 22, 2018.
On this month’s show, we recognize Black History Month through the CUNY lens. Nina Buxenbaum of York College shares with us her art that focuses on dual identity; College of Staten Island teacher and poet Tyehimba Jess is a Pulitzer Prize winner; from the vaults, a story from more than fifty years ago, when a City College photographer joined the Selma-to-Montgomery march; artist and Brooklyn College grad Michael Kelly Williams; and the black music archive at York College.
Mark Adams York College/CUNY
Nina Buxenbaum Professor of Drawing & Painting, York College, City University Of New York
Tyehimba Jess Author; Professor of English, College of Staten Island/CUNY
Margaret Rose Vendryes York College/CUNY
Michael Kelly Williams Brooklyn College/CUNY