Real Talk: Voicing the Margins Part 1
Program One: “Blacknificent! Queer, Black and Okie”
2 p.m. June 15, Woody Guthrie Center theater, 102 E. M.B. Brady St.
Featuring: Lincoln Cochran, director of communications for the Oklahoma Parent Teacher Association
Nehemiah Frank, teacher and publisher of Black Wall Street Times
Denita White, Tulsa Public Schools equity specialist
Tizzi, emcee and poet
Avery Marshall, director of diversity and inclusion at the University of Oklahoma Tulsa
Hosted by: Alexis Walker, queer poet and educator
Real Talk is a three-event series of curated live conversations on issues and topics of critical importance to marginalized communities, including (but not limited to): people of color, LGBTQA and economically disadvantaged citizens. Providing a voice and platform for often voiceless people is at the heart of the series. Series dates are June 15, July 20 and August 17. All are at 2 p.m. and included with admission to the Center.
The Real Talk program series is sponsored by the Tri-City Collective, the Woody Guthrie Center, Folk Alliance International and the Tulsa Artist Fellowship.