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John Henrik Clarke: A Great and Mighty Walk

The Smithsonian National Museum of African Art
in cooperation with the
African Diaspora Ancestral Commemoration Institute (ADACI)
presents the documentary
John Henrik Clarke:
A Great and Mighty Walk

 

Sunday
June 11, 2017
12:30pm – 4:30pm

Smithsonian National
Museum of African Art
950 Independence Avenue SW
Washington, DC 20560
Lecture Hall – 2nd Level

This 1996 documentary chronicles the life and times of the noted African-American historian, scholar and Pan-African activist Dr. John Henrik
Clarke (1915-1998). The documentary, which
was shown at the 1997 Sundance Film Festival
and which won the Best Documentary award
at the 1997 UrbanWorld Film Festival, was
produced by Wesley Snipes, noted actor, who
also narrates the film.
• Commentary and Discussion
C.R. Gibbs
Author/Scholar/Historian
• Moderator
Tendai Paula Johnson
ADACI Education Specialist
• Libation
Babalawo Fakunle Oyesanya
President of ADACI-Nigeria
• Overview of African Art Museum
Gathoni Kamau
Education Outreach Specialist
• Musical Presentation
Nana Malaya Rucker-Oparabea
ADACI 2017 Awardee
• Poetry
Aza Zhenga
ADACI Arts Coordinator

Earlier Event: June 10
MAAFA