Date: March 26 - 27, 2010
The Blake Hotel
555 S. McDowell Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Contact: Prof. Marsha I. Walker
2nd Annual International Africana Womanism Society (AWS) Summit & Banquet. Conference theme: "Africana Man, Woman & Child: In It Together"
Keynote Speakers: Dr. Alveda King, niece of Martin Luther King, Jr. and former Georgia representative & Dr. Clenora Hudson-Weems, noted author and public intellectual
Activities include the following:
Welcoming Reception, Opening & Closing Plenary Sessions; Concurrent Sessions; Opening Reception (Honoring the Elders, Africana Womanism Girls Society & Africana WoManism Student Campus Chapter Induction Ceremonies, featuring Carlos "King C-Los" Vinson with "Rasta Resolution" Live & Poetry Slam--Send your poetry to be presented); Africana WoManism Honorary Banquet, featuring Outstanding Africana men/women/children; Music by producer and performer, Norman Connors, and The Reggie Buie Trio Concert; the Africana WoManism International Membership Drive conducted during the entire Summit.