Blackademics Television Season 8 Taping

Posted on Feb 4, 2020

Doors open 6:30 p.m.
Entrance is based upon capacity
Austin PBS’s Studio 6A (map)

Please join Austin PBS for this year’s taping of Blackademics Television on Wednesday, February 19 in the legendary Austin PBS Studio 6A. We'll be featuring presenters from a wide range of academic, entrepreneurial and creative backgrounds. This year’s talks address many burning issues facing the Black community and the nation today, including homelessness, creating healthy environments for students and integrity in government.

Presenters: Dr. Jewel Mullen, Kawika Smith, Kerrie Patterson-Brown,
Dr. Peniel Joseph, Rashon M. Howard, Rocío Villalobos, Dr. Rod Schoonover,
Dr. Sanford E. Jeames and Dr. Kevin Michael Foster.

Blackademics Television is back for its eighth season of top Black Studies scholars, activists and community leaders sharing projects and research focused on education, performance and youth empowerment. Please join us and be part of the studio audience for this taping. The episodes we create from these powerful talks will air in June on Austin PBS and many other PBS affiliates around the country. And don’t forget, you can watch past episodes anytime online!

Here is the complete list of Black History Month programming airing this month on Austin PBS and Q.