PARIS & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Maison Noire Américaine and Paris-based companions are internet hosting JOSÉPHINE EN ROSE, a champagne gala on the historic On line casino de Paris on November 30, 2021, in Paris, France in celebration of Ms. Baker’s induction into the Panthéon.
Baker would be the first Black girl and one of many only a few foreign-born figures honored with a plaque on the monument, acknowledged alongside different French nationwide icons resembling Marie Curie, Victor Hugo, Jean Jacques Rousseau, and Simone Veil. Baker can be formally inducted into the Panthéon Tuesday, November 30, 2021, an honor historically bestowed on the best French achievers in Arts, Letters, and Science.
Be a part of us for an unimaginable Baker-inspired night of champagne, amuses-bouches, reside music, door prizes, swag luggage, and extra as we commemorate this traditionally vital occasion in veneration of Baker, the superb mom, civil rights activist, French Resistance spy, entertainer, and world icon whose life has impressed generations around the globe.
A wealthy tapestry of native and worldwide neighborhood members, artists, entertainers, students, authors, journalists and extra will convene to honor and embody Baker’s dream of “variety, fairness, and inclusion: an idea she understood earlier than it was a factor”, in line with Maison Noire Américaine, founder and government director, Robin Bates.
Tickets can be found for buy on-line by Eventbrite at: https://bit.ly/3CAUbjv.
Low cost charges can be found for college students and teams of 10 or extra.
ABOUT MAISON NOIRE AMÉRICAINE
Based in 2013, Maison Noire Américaine (MNA) is a soul-stirring arts and cultural nonprofit devoted to educating and inspiring folks of all ages, ethnicities, and backgrounds in regards to the African American presence, expertise, and affect in France.