• Urban Consulate 4470 Second Avenue Detroit, MI 48201 USA

Join us for City Lobby, our parlor for urban exchange. Thursday evenings at the Urban Consulate in Detroit. Hosted by Wayne Ramocan. Locals + travelers welcome.

Special guest: Ingrid LaFleur, AFROTOPIA

"Pleasure is the ultimate rebellion." --Lydia Lunch

Detroit native Ingrid LaFleur believes Detroit is AFROTOPIA. LaFleur will tell us why, discussing the pleasures Detroit has given her during her childhood until now. 

What pleasures has Detroit given you? Come and share your story.

Ingrid LaFleur is a cultural producer, arts advocate and founder of AFROTOPIA. LaFleur has developed and organized art exhibitions both nationally and internationally with a curatorial focus on Afrofuturism. For more info, visit

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