The Power of Image


Location: Eck Visitors Center Auditorium

The Department of Africana Studies presents the 2011 Erskine Peters Fellowship Symposium:

The Power of Image - Black Women in Memory, Protest, and History

Thursday, March 24, 2011
6pm reception
7pm symposium
Eck Visitors Center Auditorium

This event is free and open to the public

The Erskine Peters Fellows will explore the depiction of black women in history - and how that depiction has been constructed, manipulated, and co-opted to serve multiple social and political ends.

Sponsors: Department of History, Multicultural Student Programs and Services, Center for Social Concerns, Department of American Studies, Gender Studies Program, Center for Social Movements.