Notes & Sketches

–On June 19th of every year, the African American writers, artists, and activists of the past drop in on the Black communities of the present to see how we’re using our freedom.

–They call this annual visit The Ancestors’ Juneteenth; and in 2021, they decided to visit the San Francisco Bay Area.

–Where will they go in 2022?

Rosa Parks and Harriet Tubman picnicking together.
Rosa Parks and Harriet Tubman enjoy a picnic on the banks of the Combahee River.