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BOOK & FILM OF THE MONTH: The Lion and the Condor, The Tuskegee Airmen

Sat November 28, 2020 WorldBeat Cultural Center
San Diego, CA 92101 US



Saturday Nov 28, 2020 6:30pm - 8:00pm PST

Event Information

Fit, Black, and Educated San Diego (FBE) and WorldBeat Cultural Center are proud to bring you our November book and film of the month.

November 28th at 6:30 PM - Join us for a discussion of the book, The Lion and the Condor by Yahoshua Israel and a screening of the film The Tuskegee Airman. The screening will be following by a Q&A.

Publisher's Summary:

Col. John C. Robinson was the first African American aviator licensed in the US, the first African American aviation instructor in America. He taught the first African American women pilots in America and the first Ethiopian women pilots. It was his idea that gave birth to the famous Tuskegee Airmen of WWII fame. Known as the "Brown Condor of Ethiopia," he became an international hero and legend fighting against Mussolini's fascism in Ethiopia in 1935.

*This is a socially distanced event so we will have limited capacity. We highly encourage you to RSVP for the event.

*Please wear your mask. Social distancing guidelines will be enforced.

Contact info: 619-537-8623,

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WorldBeat Cultural Center
2100 Park Blvd
San Diego, CA 92101 US

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