Juneteenth Collection

Videos featuring or about Juneteenth.

Juneteenth is the oldest African-American holiday and celebrates the freeing of enslaved people in Galveston, Texas on June 19, 1865.

Yolo Juneteenth 2019 Panel Q&A - What is your Dream?

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The Q&A portion of the Yolo Juneteenth 2019 Celebration Panel - Bold, United, Strong.

Audience question: If you were to have a dream, what kind of dream would you have?

Moderated by Sandy Holman, Founder of The Culture C.O.-O.P.

and featuring replies from:

Jann Murray-Garcia, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis

Calvin Handy, UCD Police Chief Emeritus

Marilyn Hayes

Rev. Jefferson, Second Baptist Church, Woodland, CA

Recorded by Aleem Shabazz, edited by Bryce Parker & Alex Silva.

Recorded 06/02/19.

Yolo Juneteenth 2019 Panel - Bold, United, Strong

This episode is currently not viewable online.

A panel discussion held at the 2019 Yolo Juneteenth Celebration and themed around Bold, United, Strong.

Moderated by Sandy Holman, Founder of The Culture C.O.-O.P., and featuring:

Jann Murray-Garcia, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis

Calvin Handy, UCD Police Chief Emeritus

Marilyn Hayes

Rev. Jefferson, Second Baptist Church, Woodland, CA

Recorded by Aleem Shabazz, edited by Bryce Parker & Alex Silva.

Recorded 06/02/19.

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Lin Weaver hosts Jay Johnstone, Davis Branch Library Manager.

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Topics discussed include: The celebration of Juneteenth 2013.  This observance commemorates the emancipation of slaves in Texas on June 1919, 1865. The interview covers the celebration in Davis on June 22nd at the Veteran's Center.  Also included are images from the state library and readings from African American Poets.