Respect: Aretha Franklin as Political Activist

Library Takeout

Respect: Aretha Franklin as Political Activist

Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, 6:30 p.m.

Join scholars, musicians and community members as we remember Aretha Franklin.We will discuss her work for social change, listen to her most empowering songs, and talk about music as activism in our community today. In partnership with WPFW and The Goethe-Institut Washington. Joining the discussion will be:
  • Katea Stitt, WPFW 
  • Dr. Greg Carr, Howard University 
  • Kelly Navies, Smithsonian NMAAHC 
  • Kerrie Cotten Williams, DC Public Library
  • Yara Allen, New Poor People's Campaign

This program will take place at the Goethe-Institut Washington located at 1990 K St. NW (use the 20th St. entrance) 
FREE | All Ages