Associate Professor MaryNell Morgan to Perform at National Museum of Dance Black History Month Event

By Helen Edelman, manager, Exchange

February 22, 2012

MaryNell MorganA Black History Month celebration at the National Museum of Dance, South Broadway, Saratoga Springs, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2-4 p.m., will spotlight the music, dance, literature and visual art that often have reflected the turbulent lives of African Americans throughout history. Associate Professor MaryNell Morgan, at left, will sing during the afternoon.

Well known for her inspirational vocal performances and speaking, Morgan teaches cultural studies, historical studies, social theory, structure and change and is a W.E.B. Du Bois scholar who has studied and presented research on Du Bois in both academic and popular forums.

A long roster of other artists also will be featured at the event, which is free and open to the public.