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9:00 am

Black August Symposium

August 12, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
The National Great Blacks in Wax Mansion, 1649 East North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21213 US

August has a particular significance in Black freedom struggle and sparked the creation of a yearly celebration called Black August.  There are two things in particular that inspired the creation of Black August; the commemoration of the martyrdom of Jonathan Jackson in 1970, which was inspired by many of the prison uprisings & the birth […]

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