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Soul Food Soiree

Soul Food Soirée is back! Come join ABC for some amazing soul food. TU students may enter with a meal swipe. Social distancing is required. Bring two cans to donate to our canned food drive for a chance to win a prize!

All the Weight of Our Dreams: On Living Racialized Autism – Authors’ Panel

Two first-year writing courses are studying Lydia X. Z. Brown, E. Ashkenazy, and Morénike Giwa Onaiwu’s anthology, All the Weight of Our Dreams: On Living Racialized Autism. During this online event, anthology co-editor Lydia X. Z. Brown, along with contributor Angel McCorkle and Autistic Women and Nonbinary Network Founding Executive Director Sharon DaVanport, will discuss the anthology, share brief readings from it, and respond to student questions submitted in advance. This panel is being sponsored by the Writing Program and the English Department, Women’s and Gender Studies, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, the College of Health Sciences and the Speech-Language Pathology student association.

ASL interpreters and live captioning provided.

RSVP required for attendees: sara-beam@utulsa.edu. Zoom link and password provided via email on the day of the event to registered attendees.

Black Wall Street: The Past, Present and Future of Black Excellence

Please join us as we discuss the history, current initiatives and the future of Tulsa’s Black Wall Street and the Greenwood District.

Featured panelists include Phil Armstrong, project director for the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Commission; the Rev. Robert Turner, pastor of Historic Vernon Chapel A.M.E. Church; and Alicia Odewale, TU professor of anthropology. Register via Zoom.