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On November 3, the Brooklyn Museum’s Target First Saturday honors all of the brilliant activists, revolutionaries, and artists from the African Diaspora. The exciting exhibition Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power, now on view at the Brooklyn Museum, inspires a vibrant evening of music, storytelling, scholarship, film, and literature. Highlights include a showcase from Brooklyn Dance Festival, a behind the scenes tour with Archivist Molly Seegers, poetry readings, a Community Talk with Black Art Futures Fund, and a variety of music from Jaime Lee Lewis (pictured) as well as Jennifer Falu, Joekenneth Museau, Asante Amin, Frank Malloy, Terry Lovette, Antoine Drye, and Shelley Nicole’s blaKbüshe.
Image caption and credit: Jaime Lee Lewis. Courtesy of the artist