Black German Cultural Society, Inc. : Strengthening Transatlantic Connections Convention

The Black German Cultural Society, Inc. is excited to announce its 1st Annual Convention to be held from August 19 to 21, 2011, at the German Historical Institute (GHI) in Washington, DC. With the theme of “Strengthening Transatlantic Connections,” the convention will host guests and presenters from our international community in Germany and the United States.

Noah Sow

Our keynote speaker will be Noah Sow, the acclaimed journalist, musician, producer and author of “Germany Black & White” (2008), who will speak about “Geteilte Geschichte: The Black Experience in Germany and the US.” ISBN: 978-3-570-01008-2

PROPOSALS:
Proposals for workshops, panels, or paper presentations need to be submitted to BGCS (bgcsinc@gmail.com) by May 1, 2011 together with the registration for the convention. We will attempt to accommodate all applications and will notify you by the end of May 31, 2011 about the format and time slot assigned to you.

BOOK / PROJECT EXHIBIT:
There will be a book and project exhibit at the convention. Please sign up for this providing detailed information about what you would like to exhibit together with your registration for the convention by May 1, 2011 (at bgcsinc@gmail.com). Book or DVD sales will not be possible during the convention.

For more information and to register, please visit the CONVENTION WEBSITE.

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New Black Comedy Show on Tour in Germany

“Edutainment Attacke”! New Black Comedy Show on tour in Germany, spread the word!

1) english version
2) german version (klick here)

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Hey there,

I’m excited! Hereby wanna let you know about Noah Sow’s very first and brand new Black comedy show “Edutainment Attacke!” with Mutlu Ergün is going on tour in February!!

It involves a Quiz, Standup, Videos, Rap, reading and even some well-hidden education.

We’re looking foward to welcome all PoC and their/our semi-melaninated friends! If you know someone in Germany, spread the word! Thanks!

February 16 Hamburg
Black History Month
Werkstatt 3
February 18 Marburg, KFZ
February 19 Döbeln, Café Courage (Treibhaus e.V.)
February 20 Berlin, Amerika Haus

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Hey!

Mein erstes live Comedy Programm geht im Februar auf Tour,
gar pünktlich zum Black History Month!!

präsentiert vom

Ministerium für Integrationswahn und niedrigschwellige Unterhaltung,

absolviert von mir (“Deutschland Schwarz weiß”) und Mutlu Ergün aka Sesperado (“Re/Visionen”).

Bei einem bunten Abend mit Quiz, Standup Comedy, Clips, Rap, Satire,
Lesung, uva.
erfährt man unter anderem:

– was man auf die Frage „wo kommst du heeeer?“ alles antworten kann
– ob Europäer über mehr genetische Vielfalt als Fruchtfliegen verfügen
– was die zivilisierte Welt vom Stamm der Bayern lernen kann
– welche Parallelgesellschaften die größten Intergrationsprobleme haben
– wie „mein bester Freund Cihad“ seine Kommilitonen durcheinanderbringt

Wir freuen uns auf zahlreiches Erscheinen von PoC sowie
ihren/Ihren/unseren unterpigmentierten FreundInnen.

16.2. Hamburg, Black History
Month
, Werkstatt 3
18.2. Marburg, KFZ
19.2. Döbeln, Café Courage (Treibhaus e.V.)
20.2. Berlin, Amerika Haus

weitersagen, hingehen und mitfeiern!!

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