Department Events

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Seminar "Slavery, Memory, and African Diasporas" - Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 schedule

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Academic Year 2017-2018

* Professor Ana Lucia Araujo will give the keynote lecture “Escravidão e visualidade, memória e esquecimento, material e imaterial: como pensar e representar o irrepresentável” at the XXXVII Conference of the Brazilian Committee of Art History. The conference will be held at the Bahia Art Museum, in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, from October 8 to October 12, 2017.

* Congratulations to Dr. Kay Wright-Lewis, Assistant Professor, who just published the book A Curse upon the Nation: Race, Freedom, and Extermination in America and the Atlantic World (Georgia University Press, 2017).

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Annual Lectures

Lorraine A. Williams Lecture

Held each fall to encourage the dissemination of the ideas of African-American scholars in history and related disciplines, this series was established by the late Dr. Williams after she became the chair of the department. The lecture series also supports student scholarship.

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Merze Tate Annual Seminar in Diplomatic History

Begun in 1977 to support the international scope of the department, this lecture is an opportunity to enhance communication between the department and the scholarly diplomatic community.

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Rayford W. Logan Lecture

Established in 1970 to promote scholarly discussion of the wider African-American community, this annual spring lecture offers a scholarship prize.

 

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Past Academic Years' Events

Academic Year 2016-2017

Academic Year 2015-2016

Academic Year 2014-2015

Academic Year 2013-2014

Academic Year 2012-2013

Academic Year 2011-2012

Academic Year 2010-2011

Academic Year 2009-2010

Academic Year 2008-2009

 
 
 
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