Sunday Schedule

Apollo Mainstage

12:00 PM – 12:05 PM Apollo Welcome, Kamilah Forbes

12:05 PM – 12:15 PM Opening Remarks, Ta-Nehisi Coates

12:15 PM – 1:00 PM

The Courage To Survive

Salamishah Tillet, Scheherazade Tillet, Ted Bunch

Facilitator: Jelani Cobb

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Performance – Stefon Harris

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Telling New Stories on Broadway
Liesl Tommy, Michael R. Jackson, Jordan E. Cooper, Dominique Morisseau
Facilitator: Jonathan McCrory

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM


3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

15 Minutes With Marlon James

3:15 PM – 4:00 PM

History in Context: Erasure, Violence and Fear – Why Does Our Wokeness Scare You?
Nikole Hannah-Jones, Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, Dr. Yaba Blay, Michael Harriot

Facilitator: Kai Wright

4:00 PM – 4:10 PM

Performance: Endea Owens

4:15 PM – 4:50 PM

The Art of Play – Black Athletes in the 21st Century 

Bomani Jones, Jemele Hill
Facilitator: Wesley Morris

4:55 PM – 5:45 PM
Breaking Bread explores Black food as culinary delight, cultural memory and communal empowerment.
Ghetto Gastro, Carla Hall, Stephen Satterfield  
Facilitator: Millie Peartree

5:45 PM – 6:00 PM


6:00 PM – 6:45 PM

Kerry Washington – Thicker Than Water
Kerry Washington, Ta-Nehisi Coates 

6:45 PM – 7:00 PM

Ta-Nehisi Coates Wrap Up


The Apollo Soundstage will serve as a gathering spot for conversation, reflection, recharge with food and beverages and surprise and delight. The programming on the stage will be more casual than the mainstage while still embodying the spirit of the [at] The Intersection curatorial prompts.

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