Zinga A Fraser is the co-chair of Columbia’s IRAAS Alumni Council and has a PhD in African American Studies. She is an active supporter of Columbia University’s African American and African Diaspora Studies Department. This new department will bring a fresh approach to the discipline at a crucial moment in race relations and black identity within our society. Currently Fraser teaches at Brooklyn College.
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Monday, January 21, 2019 at 8pm, CUNY TV will be broadcasting our Conversation with Sonia Sanchez!
If you didn’t get to join us for Chisholm Day, please tune in tonight! In her dialogue with Chisholm Project Director Zinga A. Fraser, PhD, Dr. Sanchez spoke about Chisholm’s legacy, and also her own work as an activist and poet, against the backdrop of the Black Freedom Movement.
Dr. Una S.T. Clarke Trustee, The City University of New York
Deborah Peaks Coleman Director, Delta Research and Educational Foundation
Dr. Zinga A. Fraser Director of the Shirley Chisholm Project and Associate Professor of Africana Studies and Women’s and Gender Studies, CUNY Brooklyn College
Sonia Sanchez Author
Online: http://www.cuny.tv/show/cunytv/PR2008177 DIGITAL Ch. ALSO: 25.3, and cablecast in the five boroughs of New York City on Ch. 75 (Time Warner and Cablevision Brooklyn), Ch. 77 (RCN Cable), and Ch. 30 (Verizon FiOS). You don’t want to miss it!!!
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“I KNEW SHIRLEY CHISHOLM, WORKED ON HER CAMPAIGN OR HAVE MEMORABILIA I WOULD LIKE TO DONATE.”
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You may do so by making a tax-deductible contribution to the Brooklyn College Foundation.
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- Go to: The Brooklyn College Foundation Website.
- Complete the online donation form.
- In the “Fund Designation” box, please type: Shirley Chisholm Archive: 30303085
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- Please make all checks payable to The Brooklyn College Foundation.
- In the memo of the check or in a note included with your contribution, please indicate that your gift supports the Shirley Chisholm Archive: 30303085
- Mail your gift to the following address:The Brooklyn College Foundation
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11210
Zinga A. Fraser, PhD on BuzzFeed News #AMtoDM with co-host Saeed Jones
Shirley Chisholm was the first black woman elected to Congress — and later became the first black major party presidential candidate 💁🏾 pic.twitter.com/re50r3mxGA
— AM to DM by BuzzFeed News (@AM2DM) February 19, 2018
For more information visit www.chisholmproject.com
Brooklyn Historical Society Podcast Histories and Ideas: Interview with Zinga Fraser, PhD about Shirley Chisholm
02:43 – Histories and Ideas: Interview with Zinga Fraser about Shirley Chisholm
Segment 1: Histories and Ideas
After speaking with Zinga Fraser, PhD about Shirley Chisholm, we declared the interview nothing short of brilliant. We know you’ll think so too.
Zinga is Assistant Professor of Africana Studies at Brooklyn College and directs the Shirley Chisholm Project of Brooklyn Women’s Activism.
Source: Brooklyn Historical Society