UMKC’s Annual African American Read-In is a celebration of African American literature and literacy.
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UMKC To Host the Burrell Foundation’s “ART of Being Me” mental health exhibit.
The Art of Being ME movement features stories of individuals who face behavioral health challenges.
Triumph of the Rainbow: LGBTQ Civil Rights since WWII
The UMKC Cockefair Chair and members of the talented faculty at UMKC deliver short, engaging courses on national issues, Kansas City history and current events and literature and the arts. Join in to experience thoughtful analysis on a variety of subjects.
A New Online Exhibit Brings Insight into the 1968 Kansas City Uprising
LaBudde Special Collections at UMKC, in collaboration with the Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center and Prospect Business Association, has put together an online exhibit highlighting the days following the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.
This exhibit, Saxophone Supreme, is a partnership between the American Jazz Museum and UMKC Libraries celebrating the Centennial of Charlie “Bird” Parker, one of the most influential musicians and composers of all time.