Cuba: Connections, Context and Culture with Berklee faculty Bill Banfield

Cuba: Connections, Context and Culture  with Berklee faculty Bill Banfield

Come hear Dr. Bill Banfield recount his travels to Havana, Cuba including sharing his documentary film, photography, music, and images of contemporary paintings artists. Come learn and discuss the richness of the musical and cultural treasure that is Cuba.

Dr.  Bill Banfield,  currently serves in the Liberal Arts dept. as Professor of Africana Studies/ Music and Society,  director of the Center For Africana Studies and  programs. An award winning composer, jazz guitarist /recording artist, public radio show host, he  has authored five books for Scarecrow Press on music, arts,  cultural criticism and history, and currently serves as their series editor for jazz and cultural studies.  Dr. Cornel West has called him, " one of the last grand Renaissance men in our time..a towering artist, exemplary educator, rigorous scholar, courageous freedom fighter.." 
 

Wednesday, September 24, 6:00 - 8:00pm
150 Massachusetts Ave, Media Lab
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