New York City’s largest public celebration of the great
civil rights leader returns to the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House,
co-presented with Borough President Eric Adams and Medgar Evers
College of the City University of New York.
This year’s celebration features a keynote address by author, professor, and activist Angela Davis, with musical performances by modern jazz artist José James and the BCCC Singers of the Brooklyn Christian Cultural Center.
The activist, author, and professor has played an integral role in our nation’s quest for social justice.
An artist who blends jazz, hip-hop, R&B, and electronica.