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    BGM × BUFU Additional Programming

    Additional Programming


    Date & Time
    February 28, 9:00 pm - 11:59 pm
    Venue
    Eyebeam
    199 Cook Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11206 United States
    Can't attend but would still like to support? Make a monetary donation to help sustain our programming.

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    In light and love amidst Black History Month, Black Girl Magik & BUFU are so excited to introduce the “Black Legacy Dinner." As we are continually inspired by the work and presence of honored guests and our ancestors, it is clear to us the need to come together as a community, convene, and celebrate our brilliant Black contemporaries - as well as call in those who came before us. Our plan is for this dinner to be one part, a cute turn up with our faves for our faves. There will be a community altar and a moment to share a little bit about these ancestors together.

    It is sure to be a beautiful evening.
    ♥ So please bring yourself,
    ♥ a love,
    ♥ an ancestor,
    ♥ and a yummy dish.


    Black Legacy Fund: A percentage of funds will go to black artists and innovators seeking to transform for our community. The submission process will go live in the coming days. Committee will be formed by event organizers and black legacy honored guests.

    Disconnecting to Reconnect

    The Black Girl Magik collective supports each member in her healing journeys through our annual self-care break. During this time we disconnect from social media to the capacity our programming allows, the internet and other distractions to further reconnect with ourselves. Additionally, we take this time to re-engage with the mission of the collective and to return the root of what it means to organize and build collectively. We are now considering what this self-care break can look like when we invite transparency into our restoration process, and engage our community through physical programming.

    The main goal of our residency with Powrplnt is to provide resources for women of color to engage in restoration and healing and to define self-care on their terms. We aim to: 1) conjure the capacity to center the resilience of women of color; 2) provide resources for women of color to engage in restoration and healing with us, and to define self-care on their terms; 3) host programming, open studios and discussions for and with the community.

    Healing is a journey and we are honoring this journey as a collective by disconnecting from social media, the internet and other distractions to further reconnect with ourselves. We invite you to join us and can’t wait to share how you can meet us IRL.

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    Reclaiming Pleasure

    "Reclaiming Pleasure" is the assertion of sexual power, alongside a period of recovery. It is a Black woman finding strength in her sensuality and grounding autonomy in the realms of pleasure and desire. It is the rejection of standards set on our ancestors and the distinction between agency and objectification.

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    vol. ii — In Practice of Being

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    Returning Home

    “Returning Home” is an exploration back to lands, rituals and traditions that we have always known. It is voyaging and feeling at home as soon as you step foot on the ground. It is hearing music and your soul perceiving the frequencies. It is seeing a familiar face and knowing that somehow you have met before. “Returning Home” is a return to self.

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