Does your family, relationship, or identity cross borders of race, ethnicity, or culture?
We’re learning more about Brooklyn’s overlapping, interweaving communities.
Join the conversation at these upcoming events, on Twitter using #cbbg, and at brooklynhistory.org/cbbg.
Othmer Library, Brooklyn Historical Society
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn Heights
20 Years Since the Crown Heights Riot
of August 1991
Sunday, October 23, 2011 2 p.m.
Jungle Fever 20 Years Later:
A screening of Spike Lee’s iconic 1991 movie followed by discussion
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 7 p.m.
BAM Rose Cinemas
30 Lafayette Avenue, Fort Greene
$12 / $7 for BAM and BHS Members
The Hapa Project:
A multiracial identity art project
created by artist Kip Fulbeck
Thursday, December 8, 2011 6:30 p.m.
Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA)
215 Centre Street, Manhattan
Crossing Borders, Bridging Generations is made possible by:
Institute of Museum and Library Services
The National Endowment for the Humanities
New York Council for the Humanities
Medgar Evers College
Two Trees Management
Sweet’N Low Division of Cumberland Packing