God-Talk: A Black Millennial and Faith Conversation Series
This six-city conversation series, sponsored by the Center for the Study of African American Religious Life at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture (NMAAHC) in Washington, D.C. in association with the Pew Research Center, explores the dynamic ways black millennials engage with religion and spirituality today. Presented in conjunction with How Sweet the Sound: Gospel Music in Los Angeles, the panelists include the Honorable Mayor Aja Brown, CAAM History Curator Tyree Boyd-Pates, writer and theologian Candice M. Benbow, co-pastor of The Potter’s House One LA & Denver Rev. Sarah Jakes-Roberts, co-founder of Black Lives Matter Patrisse Cullors, retired NFL strong safety Husain Abdullah, celebrity disc jockey DJ B-Hen, radio and television personality Devi Brown, senior researcher at Pew Research Center Besheer Mohamed, USC/UCLA Fellow Ryon Cobb, and a special celebrity guest. Moderated by Teddy R. Reeves, museum specialist of religion at NMAAHC.