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"To Be a poor man is hard,
But to be a poor race in a land
of dollars is the very bottom of hardship"

                      -W.E.B Du Bois


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African American Studies



African American Studies

Schedule of Events

Printable Schedule of Events

September 16, 2015

6:00PM to 8:30PM

"Black Lives Matter: Continuing the Conversation"

Auditorium of MMTH 


September 18, 2015

6:30PM to 8:30PM

Faraway Flix

An International Film Series - Film: "Tsotsi"

Discussion Moderators: Dr. Saundra Ardrey and Amy Hoffman


September 30, 2015

12:00PM: Faculty House, brown bag lunch 

7:00PM: CH 125

Episode 3: The New Generation (1969-1977), 52 mins

Discussion Moderator: Dr. Andrew Rosa 


November 4, 2015

Time and Location TBD

ICSR Brown Bag Faculty Talk 

"Educating for Freedom: St. Clair Drake and the Culture

of Rebellion and Reform at Hampton Institute.”

Discussion Moderator: Dr. Andrew Rosa


November 10, 2015

 6:00PM – 7:30PM

“Women and Quilting as a Political Act”

Kentucky Museum

Dr. Saundra Ardrey


December 2, 2015

6:00PM – 8:00PM

Kwanzaa Celebration

Location TBA


Upcoming Events with Date/Times/Locations TBA:

Monthly Cypher Sessions for Students of Color


Film Screenings focusing on African American Issues 

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