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Rethinking Violence in African American History: History, Memory, Trauma

When Oct 06, 2017 08:30 AM to
Oct 07, 2017 05:00 PM
Where Foster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library, Penn State University Park
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Professor of Modern U.S. History and African American Studies Nan Woodruff is organizing a conference on Rethinking Violence in African American History: History, Memory, Trauma. The conference will be hosted at Penn State’s University Park campus on October 6-7, 2017, and will include leading scholars in the fields of history, anthropology, law, and political science, as well as activists, all of whom are engaged in path-breaking work on the legacies of racism and violence in U.S. history.

 

Conference is hosted by the George and Ann Richards Civil War Era Center.

Conference is free and open to the public.

Co-sponsored by the Department of African American Studies and the Penn State University Libraries.

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Department of African American Studies, The Pennsylvania State University
133 Willard Building, University Park, PA 16802
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