Bridget R. Cooks will present “Black Artists and Activism: Harlem on My Mind, 1969,” as part of the University of Nebraska's Humanities on the Edge lecture series, April 19 at 5:30 p.m. at Sheldon Museum of Art.

Cooks, an associate professor of African American studies and art history at the University of California, Irvine,  is also guest curator for one of Sheldon's six galleries in the exhibition "Re-Seeing the Permanent Collection: The Long 1968." Her project, "Revising the Future," features twelve artworks created within the mid-twentieth-century context of the modern civil rights movement that express feelings of dislocation, curiosity, uncertainty, and hope.


  • Occurred Thursday, April 19th, 2018 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm


Sheldon Museum of Art

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Sheldon Museum of Art