February 3 – February 7

Hot Wings Hot Topics: February 3 from 4 – 6 p.m., Student Center West Room 460/462

Hot Wings Hot Topics is a bi-weekly discussion for students, faculty and staff to engage in hot topic conversation. This two-hour special edition of Hot Wings Hot Topics will have an extended menu. Our aim is to leave your minds and bellies full! Sponsored by Black Student Achievement.

White Scripts Black Supermen: Black Masculinity in Comic Books: February 4 from 12 – 2 p.m., Student Center East Suite 217

Join us for a screening of White Scripts and Black Superman. A film addressing black masculinities in comic books, written and directed by Georgia State professor Jonathan Gayles. Sponsored by the Multicultural Center.

Black Popular Culture and Social Justice Conference: February 5-7 from 10:00 a.m. – 7:15 p.m., Auburn Avenue Library on African American Culture and History

The first popular culture and social justice conference to be held at Georgia State University. The purpose of this conference is to critically examine the use of popular culture in social justice. Specifically, this conference will examine the ways in which artists, scholars and activists have used popular culture to pursue social justice. Various forms of popular culture are used in the fight for social justice across the many realities of the human condition. This includes music, comic books, literature, film, television programs and social media branding.

Black History Month Spoken Word/Talent Show/Art and Fashion Show AUDITIONS: February 5 from 3:30 – 5 p.m., Student Center East Suite 206

Open auditions for Black History Month Spoken Word/Talen Show/Art and Fashion Show. Sign Up at multicultural.gsu.edu. Walk-ins also welcome!

Pop Talks: Embracing Blackness: February 5 from 12:15 – 2 p.m., Student Center East Suite 206

Pop in for Pop-Tarts as we discuss embracing cultural identity within the African Diaspora! Sponsored by the Multicultural Center.

Spotlight CineFest Featured Movie: Harriet: February 5 & 7 (1:00, 3:10, 5:20, 7:30 p.m.), CineFest

From her escape from slavery through the dangerous missions she led to liberate hundreds of slaves through the Underground Railroad, the story of heroic abolitionist Harriet Tubman is told.

Atlanta campus students & Perimeter students: Free; Faculty and staff: $3; General Admission: $5; Credit and debit cards are accepted.

Profiles in Leadership: W.E.B. Dubois: February 6 from 12 – 1 p.m., Student Center West Room 474

Each week, students will learn about the leadership style and philosophy of societal leaders from a variety of backgrounds. Through interactive conversations, students will consider how these ideas could be incorporated in their personal leadership philosophies.

Black History Month Spoken Word/Talent Show/Art and Fashion Show AUDITIONS: February 6 from 3:30 – 5 p.m., Student Center East Suite 206

Open auditions for Black History Month Spoken Word/Talen Show/Art and Fashion Show. Sign Up at multicultural.gsu.edu. Walk-ins also welcome!