Kenya Barris, creator of hit TV show "Black-ish," to speak at Tufts commencement May 21

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 15, 2017) – Award-winning television writer, creator, director, showrunner, executive producer, and feature film screenwriter Kenya Barris will deliver the commencement address to the Tufts University Class of 2017 on Sunday, May 21, 2017. Barris will receive an honorary doctor of humane letters degree at the ceremony to be held at 9 a.m. on The Green on Tufts' Medford/Somerville campus.