Unpacking the different shades of Huemanity
AWỌ Upcoming Events
- Sat, Jul 16Town Plaza Park Los GatosJul 16, 12:00 PM – 7:00 PMTown Plaza Park Los Gatos, Montebello Way, Los Gatos, CA 95030, USAA drumming and talking exchange bringing together unheard voices from local communities - from guest speakers Ann Jealous & Caroline Haskell of the book Combined Destinies to West African, African-American, Yoruba and Vietnamese American performances.
- Sat, Aug 27South Tower Lawn near Tower Hall at SJSUAug 27, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM PDTSouth Tower Lawn near Tower Hall at SJSU, Near S. 4th Street and E. San Fernando Street, San Jose, CA 95112A drumming and talking exchange bringing together unheard voices from local communities - from guest speaker SF Bay Area Jazz Vocalist Tiffany Austin and African-American and Yoruba storytellers to Afro-Latin drumming performances.
- Sun, Aug 28Addison-Penzak JCC Los GatosAug 28, 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM PDTAddison-Penzak JCC Los Gatos, 14855 Oka Rd, Los Gatos, CA 95032, USAA drumming and talking exchange bringing together unheard voices from local communities - from guest speaker Chike Nwoffiah, Founder & Director of the Silicon Valley African Film Festival to Japanese Taiko, African-American and Yoruba storytellers and African drumming performances.
There are many people with different shades of skin color, all with their own unique and often unheard stories. What would our neighborhoods, schools, workplaces or places of worship feel like if we embraced the stories of those different from ourselves?
Our story begins in Lagos, Nigeria