Free Black History Month Events at MoAD

Dr. Clayborne Carson

Dr. Clayborne Carson will talk about his recently-published book, “Martin’s Dream: My Journey and the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.,” a memoir about his transition from being a teenage participant in the March on Washington to becoming the editor of King’s papers, part of a free celebration of Black History Month, Sunday, Feb. 10 at San Francisco’s Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD).
Dr. Carson’s talk will take place from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. at MoAD, 685 Mission St. in San Francisco.
The founding director of the Martin Luther King, Jr., Research and Education Institute at Stanford, Carson is the author or editor of more than a dozen books about King and the movements he inspired.
The free day at MoAD also will include “Rebel Dance, Renegade Stance,” a new book about contemporary dance music in Cuba by Dr. Umi Vaughan and DJ Walt Digz, The presentation will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
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