Thought-Provoking Conversations and Global Connections and at ZORA! Festival 2020
January 29, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.
Seminole State College
Building C, Sanford/Lake Mary Campus
In partnership with ZORA! Festival 2020, Seminole State Speaker Series presents Dr. Kinitra Brooks, author of The Lemonade Reader: Beyoncé, Black Feminism and Spirituality.
Dr. Brooks will discuss how Beyoncé embodies the conjure woman in her iconic audiovisual work Lemonade as a contemporary revision of Zora Neale Hurston’s groundbreaking study of conjure and its place in black women’s spirit work.
The presentation will conclude with a Q&A period. A reception and book signing will immediately follow the presentation.