July 3, San Francisco Public Library, reading of Black Hollywood unChained contributors: Cecil Brown, Dr. Halifu Osumare, Douglas Allen Taylor, Ishmael Reed, Justin Desmangles and
July 23, Oakland Black Expo, Frank Ogawa/Oscar Grant Plaza, Marvin X reads and speaks on the Black Arts Movement Business District
September, 9-11 Black Arts Movement South 51st Anniversary Celebration, Dillard University, New Orleans, LA
September, University of Houston, Texas, Africana Studies, Texas Southern University and elsewhere in the Big H. TBA
September, Black Arts Movement Theatre Festival, Flight Deck Theatre, Oakland
A scene from Marvin X's BAM classic Flowers for the Trashman, produced by Kim McMillon's theatre students at University of California, Merced.
Bathroom Graffiti Queen
by Opal Palmer Adisa
October, 20-23 Black Panther Party 50th Anniversary at Oakland Museum of California. Marvin X speaks/reads.