Monday, May 3, 2010
Queen Phavia in lineup for Black Bird Press Benefit
Queen Phavia in lineup for Black Bird Press Benefit, May 15th, 2pm
We are honored to announce Phavia Khujichagulia will participate in the benefit for Black Bird Press on Saturday, May 15, 2pm, at the African American Museum Library, 14th and Martin Luther King, Jr., downtown Oakland. Phavia is a multi-talented ethno-musicologist: trumpet, coronet, singer, dancer, poet, historian.
"If you think I am just a physical thing, wait til you see the spiritual power I bring."
The Black Arts Movement is alive. Advance the cultural revolution! Don't miss this event! It is free but give what you can.
Marvin X's book The Wisdom of Plato Negro, Parables and Fables, is $100.00.
Phavia will join a diverse group of brothers and sisters reading from the Wisdom of Plato Negro.
This is a read-in/teach-in to advance literacy and literature. Seating is limited. RSVP 510-637-0200.