Dr. Bernice Johnson Reagon is a Freedom Singer who highlights her forty year journey as a cultural activist, scholar and artist. Founder of ‘Sweet Honey In the Rock,’ she renders her passionate convictions in a moving and memorable mixture of song and spoken word, drawing on the life stories of 19th and 20th century African American women whose struggles for freedom guide her in this moving presentation.
Learn more about Dr. Reagon here. And if you’re lucky enough to live near the following areas, be sure to check her out!
- Bernice Johnson Reagon will keynote the Seattle Community Colleges’ 36th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Celebration today (Friday, January 15) from 12 -1:30PM. This event takes palce at Mount Zion Baptist Church at 1634 19th Avenue in Seattle. This event is free and open to the public. Learn more here.
- Bernice Johnson Reagon will perform alongside Toshi Reagon at Berklee Performance Center on Thursday, February 18 at 8:15PM. The Berklee Performing Arts Center is located at 136 Massachusetts Avenue in Boston. Learn more here.