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Sharon Farmer/Beacon Press: Bernice Johnson Reagon and Sonia Sanchez
Bernice Johnson Reagon. Photo courtesy of Sharon Farmer; Sonia Sanchez. Photo courtesy of Beacon Press

In Conversation and Song

Thursday, March 13, 2014

7–7 pm

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor

Award-winning poet Sonia Sanchez and acclaimed musician Bernice Johnson Reagon talk about their experience as lifelong activists and share music and spoken word from the Civil Rights Movement. Featuring musical support by singer-songwriter and daughter of Bernice Reagon, Toshi Reagon. Don’t miss this special evening presented in celebration of the opening week of the exhibition Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties.

Tickets are $20, include Museum general admission, and can be purchased at www.museumtix.com. Free for Museum Members; to reserve, call the Membership Hotline at (718) 501-6326 or email Membership.