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Wanda's Picks Radio Show: Save Nubia

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Professor Manu Ampim is an historian and primary (first-hand) researcher specializing in African and African American history and culture. He earned a Masters of Arts degree in History & African American Studies from Morgan State University in 1989. He joins us to speak about the Save Nubia Project which has a program this Sat., Sept. 27, 1-3:30 at Contra Costa College, 2600 Mission Bell Drive at the John & Jean Knox Center, 2600 Mission Bell Drive, San Pablo, CA http://savenubia.org/about-us/who-we-are

Currently, Prof. Ampim teaches history at Contra Costa College (San Pablo, CA), and a Africana Studies/Study Abroad course at Merritt College in Oakland, CA. He also teaches a pioneering 7-Step Primary Research Methodology Course at Advancing The Research.

We continue our conversation with Mr. A. Dwight Pettit, attorney and author of the recent memoir, Under the Color of Law (2014). www.iuniverse.com

We close with UbuntuTheatreProject.com members to talk about the closing performances this week of 4 plays in three locations: Sept. 24-27:

N'Jameh Camara
- Actress (Dance of the Holy Ghosts, Marguerite to Maya Angelou: a moment in prose)
- Playwright (Marguerity to Maya Angelou: a moment in prose)

Walker Hare
- Actor (Campo Maldito, Radicalisation of Bradley Manning, Waiting for Lefty)

Emilie Whelan
- Director (Grounded, Waiting for Lefty)
- Actress (Radicalisation of Bradley Manning, Waiting for Lefty)