The Wright Museum

Malcolm X Day 2017 Celebration: Fidel and Malcolm

Saturday, May 20 at 2 PM

Celebrate Malcolm X Day with African Drumming and libations to start. Then revisit the cultivation of the ideological and political bonds between African American progressives and Cuban revolutionaries that derived from the famous 1960 meeting between Malcolm X and Fidel Castro at Hotel Theresa of Harlem, NY. Guest speakers include: author, Rosemari Mealy and Dr. Charles Simmons.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information call (313) 494-5800.