Significance of the Afro-Frontier: Blackdom | LasCruces.com

Significance of the Afro-Frontier: Blackdom

branigan cultural center las cruces nm

November 12, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Virtual

Recently, the Compton Cowboys captivated America when they joined Black Lives Matter protests by horseback. Like an echo across the United states, more stories surfaced of Black Cowboys joining protests. The New York Times headline read, “Evoking History, Black cowboys take the Streets.” We will explore the Afro-Frontier to identify the history evoked.