liquid blackness organizes events in the Atlanta area and beyond that highlight and parse through the liquidity of blackness in cinema, fine art, academic work, and a plenitude of other mediums and methodologies. Bookmark this page or follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to get announcements for our next events.

Upcoming Events:

Facing the Band: Elissa Blount Moorhead and the (Ana)Architectures of Community Ties – [link]

Past Events:

Jenn Nkiru’s Panafrican Imagination: Black Studies as Aesthetic Practice April 14, 2019 – [link]

Holding Place. Taking Flight: Childish Gambino, Bradford Young, Terence Nance, and Grace Jones October 7, 2018 – [link]

Bradford Young and the Visual Art of Black Care April 15, 2018 – [link]

Rendering (the) Visible III: Liquidity February 8-10, 2018 – [link]

Horace Tapscott: A Musical Griot with filmmaker Barbara McCullough October 28, 2017 – [link]

Holding Blackness in Suspension: The Films of Kahlil Joseph October 6-7, 2016 – [link]

Can Blackness Be Loved? Saturday, April 2, 2016 – [link]

Arthur Jafa in Conversation Monday, April 4, 2016 – [link]

Mediated Rights: Transformative Images from Selma to Ferguson Thursday, March 31 – [link]

MORE LIGHT: Media Art from Atlanta March 31 – April 7, 2016 – [link]

The Arts and Politics of the Jazz Ensemble Symposium Fall 2015 – [link]

Drawing Through Album Release, Gallery Talk, and Free Jazz Performances Fall 2015 – [link]

Passing Through Spring 2015 – [link]

Black Audio Film Collective Fall 2014 – [link]

liquid blackness Symposium Spring 2014 – [link]

L.A. Rebellion: Creating a New Black Cinema Fall 2013 – [link]