The All Black Gala is a formal event in celebration of Black Hxstory and the immense diversity of Black culture and brilliance. Our theme is "Still I Rise: Reclaiming Our Stories & Seizing Our Futures." Scroll for more information!
2020 Keynote Speaker: Kevin Willmott
CSUMB is excited to welcome Kevin Willmott as our keynote speaker for All Black Gala 2020. Kevin Willmott is an Academy and BAFTA award winner for Best Adaptive Screenplay for BlacKkKlansman, and frequently collaborates with Spike Lee (Chi-raq). He is also faculty at the University of Kansas in the Department of Film & Media Studies.
Kevin will also be staying an extra day (Feb 17th) and teaching a screenwriting masterclass from 12-2pm in the CAHSS Auditorium. We are encouraging people to RSVP to the event as it will be on a first come first serve basis. Here is the link to register. All of these events are open to students, staff, faculty, alumni, and community members.