The Black Chicago Renaissance

A Road Scholar Program by Dr. Amira Millicent Davis (Archibald Motley painting "Blues" 1929)

Blues by Archibald Motley scaled

Jun 21, 2023


Maywood Public Library District
121 S 5th Ave
Maywood, IL 60153



In this presentation, Dr. Davis will guide participants through the Chicago Black Renaissance from the early to mid-20th century. The presentation will include a Q&A and an interactive component where audience members share their migration stories.

This event is Free and Open to the public. For more information, please contact John Fruit at

Learn more about Dr. Amira Millicent Davis, this program, and how to book it here.

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