Deputy Cultural Attaché Tony Jones and U.S. Fulbright Scholar Derrais Carter visited the Roma Museum in Brno and met with a group of talented Romani musicians working with Mr. Gejza Horváth. Dr. Carter discussed the the influence of African-American music during a Black History Month program at the Roma Museum.
In the United States, February is Black History Month. Each year, we set aside this month to honor the accomplishments of African Americans in every aspect of American society. Interested in learning more about Black History Month? Come to the American Center on February 25 for a lecture on African-American pop culture! Visit the American Center website for details.