Souls of Du Bois Conference

The W.E.B. Du Bois College House will host its annual Souls of Du Bois Conference on Friday and Saturday, March 19-20, with Arts, Academia and Activism as this year's theme.

The conference starts with the dedication of the Paul Robeson Research Center, 7-8 p.m. March 19; it is followed by performances and light fare. On March 20, an opening ceremony and lunch at noon kick off various panel discussions for the duration of the day. Evening poetry readings and award ceremonies are followed by dinner and closing remarks.

Souls of Du Bois is free and open to the public, but donations to the Du Bois College House Scholarship Fund are appreciated. For more information please call (215) 898-3677.

The weekend concludes with a play, Toe Jam, at 8:30 p.m., Annenberg Center. Tickets are $5; call the Box Office, (215) 898-6791.

Almanac, Vol. 45, No. 24, March 16, 1999