5 Days of Feeling The Love

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Schedule

Monday Jun 13th

@ The Boston Foundation

It’s Not a Zero-Sum Game

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09.00 - 12.00 PM

Un-Conference

Global Citizen Circle with Yolanda Renee King

Off-Site Partner Event

MC

Paris Alston

GBH

Opening Remarks

Dr. Lee Pelton

President/CEO, The Boston Foundation

12.00 - 02.00 PM

It's Not a Zero-Sum Game

Lunch & Keynote

Heather McGhee

Best-Selling Author

Dr. Lee Pelton

President/CEO, The Boston Foundation

02.00 - 04.00 PM

Unveiling the Vision for a Community Well-Being Dashboard

King Boston Plenary

Dr. April Khadijah Inniss

Director of Community Engaged Research, King Boston

Abrigal Forrester

Executive Director at The Center for Teen Empowerment, Inc.

Maurice Emmanuel Parent

Artist

Dawn Meredith Simmons

Co-Founder and Co-Artistic Director of the Front Porch Arts Collective

Neema Avashia

Educator

04.00 - 06.00 PM

Social Time

Featuring Greg Grover Jr. Jazz Quartet

Greg Groover Jr. Jazz Quartet

In Concert

Tuesday Jun 14th

@ Harvard Medical School

Healing from Racialized Trauma

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09.00 - 12.00 PM

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MC

Ra’Shaun Nalls

Director of Community Engagement, Harvard Chan School of Public Health

12.00 - 02.00 PM

Healing from Racialized Trauma

Lunch & Keynote

Michael Curry

Mass League of Community Health Centers

Jenee Osterheldt

Boston Globe, Moderator

02.00 - 04.00 PM

Healer's Panel

Panel Discussion

Dr. April Khadijah Inniss

Director of Community Engaged Research, King Boston

Dr. Joan Reede

Harvard Medical School

Dr. Myechia Minter-Jordan

CareQuest Institute For Oral Health

Dr. Cheryl Clark

Associate Chief, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Division of General Medicine and Primary Care

Dr. Thea James

Boston Medical Center

4:00 PM

Martha Vedrine

Artist

04.00 - 06.00 PM

Social Time

Featuring Kaovanny

Kaovanny

Artist

7:30 PM

Common Ground Revisted

FREE - Offsite Partner Event

Wednesday Jun 15th

@ ICA Boston

The Saving Power of Culture

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09.00 - 12.00 PM

Un-Conference

10:30-11:30am

Olmsted Now Public Dialogue: WHO Has Public Greenspace Been For?

Off-Site Partner Event

Un-Conference

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Kwani A. Lunis

NBC 10 Boston

Opening Remarks

Jill Medvedow

Ellen Matilda Poss Director, Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston

12.00 - 02.00 PM

The Power Of Monuments

Lunch & Keynote

Hank Willis Thomas

Artist, Designer Of The Embrace Memorial

Rujeko Hockley

Assistant Curator, Whitney Museum

Imari Paris Jeffries

Executive Director, King Boston

2:00 PM

Letz Move With Reka

Artist

02.00 - 04.00 PM

Can Culture Save The City?

Panel Discussion

Andrés Holder

Executive Director, Boston Children’s Chorus

Michael J. Bobbitt

Mass Cultural Council

Rob Gibbs

Artist

Sheena Collier

Boston While Black

Gregory Ball

King Boston, Moderator

04.30 - 06.30 PM

Jazz Reception at Klaviyo

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Thursday Jun 16th

@ GBH

Truth, Reconciliation, and Reparations

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09.00 - 12.00 PM

Un-Conference

10:00 - 11:00 AM

Un-Conference

Book Bans and Challenges on the Rise

Off-Site Partner Event

Opening Remarks

Liz Cheng

General Manager for Television, GBH

Yemisi Oloruntola-Coates

Chief Inclusion and Equity Officer, GBH

Jon Abbott

President/CEO, GBH

12.00 - 02.00 PM

Truth, Reconciliation, and Reparations

Lunch & Keynote

Kamm Howard

Executive Director of Reparations United, former Co-Chair of N'COBRA

Tammy Tai

Deputy Director, King Boston

02.00 - 04.00 PM

Are We Ready For City Level Reparations

Panel Discussion

Saraya Wintersmith

GBH

Sheryl Evans Davis

San Francisco Human Rights Commission (HRC)

Robin Rue Simmons

FirstRepair

Dr. Amilcar Shabazz

UMASS Amherst

Dr. Jemadari Kamara

University of Massachusetts Boston

4:00 PM

Mass Humanities’ Presents Frederick Douglass’ “What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?”.

Film Showing

04.00 - 06.00 PM

Social Time

Featuring Amandi Music

Amandi Music

Singer/Songwriter

Friday Jun 17th

@ MassArt

Equity, Freedom, and the Future

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09.00 - 12.00 PM

Un-Conference

Resilient Cities Network

Off-Site Partner Event

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Malcolm Johnson

NBC 10 Boston

Opening Remarks

Dr. Mary K. Grant

President, Massachusetts College of Art and Design

12:00 - 01:00 PM

Dr. Johnnie Hamilton-Mason

King Boston Visiting Scholar, Eva Whiting White Endowed Professor,Simmons College School of Social Work

Imari Paris Jeffries

Executive Director, King Boston

01.00 - 02.00 PM

Equity, Freedom, and the Future

Panel Discussion

Dr. Kellie Carter Jackson

Michael and Denise Kellen ‘68 Associate Professor of Africana Studies, Wellesley College

Latoyia Edwards

NBCUniversal Boston

L'Merchie Frazier

Museum of African American History

Dr. Barbara Krauthamer

Dean, College of Humanities and Fine Arts, UMass Amherst

02.00 - 04.00 PM

Embrace Honors

Embrace Awards

Robert Lewis Jr.

Boys & Girls Club Of Boston

The Honorable Kim Janey

Former Mayor of Boston

Friday Jun 17th

@ Nubian Square

Free Juneteenth Block Party

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03.00 - 09.00 PM

Juneteenth Block Party

#UNIbyBostonBallet

Bill Banfield's Imagine Orchestra

Artist

Slick Vick

Artist

SuperSmash Broz

Artist

ReaL P

Artist

Silk: Outside w/ ReaL P

In Concert: Stage 1

Building the new Boston together. Five days of embracing music, art, culture, ideas, joy, and each other.

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