Events.

 

Mental Healthcare Talks w/ Charlamagne Tha God 12/7/18

Kondwani performs spoken word that resonates his experience with mental illness and coping. Mental + Healthcare Talks is a way of providing communities with facts and personal experiences surrounding mental health issues.

  • Location: Morgan State University | Student Center

  • Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm (EST)

Book Signing and Discussion 11/16/18

Intimate reading and discussion over tea and tonic. This event is intended to introduce the audience to author, his recent book, Hummingbirds and the Trenches, and dive into conversation that gives a deeper glimpse into the goal, vision and perspectives of Kondwani Fidel.

  • Location: Calabash Tea & Tonic | 1847 7th St NW, Northwest | Washington, DC 20001

  • Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm (EST)

Author Talk at Potter’s House 10/23/18

Kondwani Fidel invites guests for a reading and book talk with special guest Buzzy Baker. This event brings the heartbeat of Baltimore's underground culture to Washington, DC. But overall, the night promises to provide commentary on the Black experience in Charm City, and a united front on the changes that must be made.

  • Location: The Potter's House | 1658 Columbia Road Northwest | Washington, DC 20009

  • Time: 6:30pm - 8pm (EST)

  • RSVP for FREE

Baltimore Book Festival 9/30/18

Kondwani Fidel presents Hummingbirds in the Trenches (Radical Bookfair Pavilion)

In the essays and lyrics of Hummingbirds in the Trenches, Kondwani Fidel’s essential voice presents a searing account of what it means to be young and Black in Baltimore and America, a testament of hope booming out from the depths of poverty and despair.

  • Location: Baltimore Inner Harbor

  • Time: 3:00pm

Brainwash “A Mental Cleanse” 9/29/18

Interactive pop-up exhibition fusing art and mental health

  • Location: 407 E. Saratoga Avenue, Baltimore, MD

  • Time: 12:00pm-7:00pm

  • Tickets available here

NAMI Metro Baltimore 35th Anniversary 9/27/18

  • Location: Baltimore Center Stage, 700 N Calvert St, Baltimore, MD 21202

  • Time: 5:00pm - 10:00pm

The Medicine Show 8/17/18 

  • Location: Arena Players Inc, 801 McCullough Street, Baltimore, MD 21201

  • Time: 7:00pm - 11:00pm

Official Book Release Event: Hummingbirds in the Trenches 08/12/18

  • Location: Arena Players Inc, 801 McCullough Street, Baltimore, MD 21201

  • Time: Doors open at 6:00pm; Show starts at 7:15pm

Film Screening: Hummingbirds in the Trenches 07/26/18

  • Location: O.A.S.I.S. Barbershop | 2128 Halsted, Chicago, IL 60608

  • Time: 8:00pm