A panel discussion on the city’s challenges and triumphs in the areas of mental health, LGBTQ issues, incarceration, education, and community activism.
Moderator: Ali McBride
Panelists: Dr. Adwoa Akhu, psychologist; Gary Paul Wright, executive director, African American Office of Gay Concerns; Antoinette Baskerville-Richardson, chief education officer, City of Newark; Bryan Epps, activist and national board member, Black Lives Matter
Saturday, February 25, 2017, 2:00 to 4:30 pm
Centennial Hall, Main Library, 5 Washington Street, Newark
This program is part of Black History Celebration 2017.
PNC Foundation is proud to support the Newark Public Library’s Black History Celebration.