It is with great pleasure New Voices for Reproductive Justice presents the Black Hair Institute taking place Thursday, August 17, 2017 from 12pm-6pm at the Philadelphia Center for Architecture at 1218 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107. As an opening event to New Voices’ 8th Kinks, Locks and Twists Conference to be held August 17-19, 2017, the Black Hair Institute will offer a unique space to honor and discuss the rich history of Black Hair and it’s SUPERnatural qualities. Black hair is amazing and Black people have created a beautiful catalog of hairstyles, techniques and trends that have impacted the world. At the institute, we will have a range of speakers and activities to help us learn more about the relationship between the health of our hair, bodies and minds. We would love for you to join us, as we celebrate Black Hair and honor a commitment to our health and wellbeing!
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