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Black Studies: Paradigms, Frontiers, & Challenges

  • Date
    Wed, Oct 30

    Time
    3:00 PM — 4:45 PM

    Website
    http://www.ccny.cuny.edu/blackstudies

    Address
    NAC
    160 Convent Avenue,
    Lippman Conference Room

    Location
    NAC, 6/308

    p: 212.650.8117

    Admission
    Free

  • Event Details

    Lecture: "Not Even A Bench By The Road: Art, Freedom, and Sites of Slavery in the Age of Obama"

    Dr. Salamishah Tillet is an Associate Professor of English, University of Pennsylvania and a Scholar-in-Residence at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. Her book Sites of Slavery: Citizenship and Racial Democracy in the Post-Civil Rights Imagination (Duke UP, 2012) examines why and how African-American artists, writers, and intellectuals remember antebellum slavery within post-Civil Rights America.
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