Protest or Riot: How Media Covers Different Racial Groups
Join the WSB on February 26th from 4-5pm to discuss the public opinion and understanding of protests related to social movements. Media outlets have a lot of power in shaping the narrative of a movement and how certain groups are portrayed. Join Dr. Lori Lopez, Associate Professor of Media and Cultural Studies, as she discusses how media covers different racial groups and what impact that has had on the Black Lives Matter protest and more recent events.
Simply register for the event here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Other Black History Month Events!
Check out some other events offered by the Black Cultural Center
Wednesday, February 17th
BLACK TABLE TALK
Join us at our Black Table Talk weekly as we discuss well-known eras of music and discuss how the messages of songs in that music reflected the social climate of that time. We will have weekly special guests so tune in on the Black Cultural Center Instagram instagram.com/uwmadisonbcc Online. 2:30 p.m. Information: email@example.com
Thursday, February 18th
THE BUSINESS OF MUSIC
Tune in on February 18 for The Business of Music to hear insider perspectives on what it’s like to work in the music industry. For these Badger alumni, that means everything from choreography to producing to managing the business and legal aspects that are important in delivering music entertainment. Our speakers will share their experiences and answer questions you might have about what the music business is really like. Online. 7-8 p.m. Information: 265-1089, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday, February 21st
GUIDED MEDITATION WITH JAZZ
Join us for a guided meditation to Jazz music with an instructor. This event will be followed by a group discussion on the benefits of using music and meditation to relax. To attend RVSP at linktr.ee/uwmadisonbcc you will receive the link to connect prior to the event. Online. 2-3:15 p.m. Information: 262-4503, email@example.com