Xavier University hosts lecture by Dr. Michael White

Dr. Michael White, jazz musician, recording artist and composer, will host a lecture and performance event at Xavier University’s McCaffrey Ballroom at 7 p.m. Monday.

The event will feature: Freddie Evans, author of “Congo Square: African Roots of New Orleans”; The Seguenon Ensemble, a West African ensemble; and Luther Gray and Bamboula 2000. Free and open to the public.