Black Arts Movement Austin

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black arts movement festival austin 2012

Black Arts Movement Austin
June 7-16, 2012
Multiple Venues
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Austin's Black Arts Movement Festival, or the BAM Festival is a two week long exploration of African-American arts and culture across an ambitious range of disciplines - music, art, dance, theater, poetry, comedy, fashion, and culinary.

For a list of 2012 featured artists and performers, please see the BAM Artists page .

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Austin BAM Festival 2012 Schedule

Be sure to check the official BAM website for updated scheduling information , but for quick reference, here is the 2011 Austin Black Arts Movement Festival schedule by artistic discipline:

UT Black Faculty Art Opening and Reception
George Washington Carver Museum

KidZone, Storytelling, and Theatre performance
Dr. Connie Yearwood House

Classical Music - Marian Anderson String Quartet
Ebenezer AME Church

Culinary - Chef Shontae Moeller/Salon du Peasant
Long Center

Poetry - Amiri Baraka with jazz quartet Long Center

Comedy - Paul Mooney + Amiri Baraka
Stateside @ the Parmount

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Highlights of the 2011 Black Arts Movement Festival in Austin . . .

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