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GSA Presents AZURE ANTOINETTE, “The Maya Angelou of the Millennial Generation.”
August 21 @ 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Global Scholars Academy, is partnering with Azure Antoinette, commissioned poet, youth arts advocate, and workshop facilitator on youth poetic expression and creative writing as catharsis to host a weeklong discussion in the Durham community on equality in education and arts in education advocacy.
We invite you to attend two (2) specific events next week where the GSA family will be the guests of honor:
- Monday, August 21, at 9:00 a.m. the students at Global Scholars Academy will present a narrative in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Royal Ice Cream Parlor Sit-In and Azure Antoinette will address the students, parents and community to kick off the week. The presentation will be held at Global Scholars Academy.
- Thursday, August 24, at 7:00 p.m. at the Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History, UNC – Chapel Hill will welcome Azure Antoinette and Global Scholars Academy for an invitation only presentation, meet and greet reception and book signing. We encourage parents, scholars, faculty and staff to attend as you are the guests of honor!