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UMEEA Event: Beyond Numbers and Firsts: Toward a History of Black Women at UMD

Event Start Date:
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 03:30 PM
Event End Date:
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 05:00 PM
Location
Virtual
Add to Calendar 2020-11-17 15:30:00 2020-11-17 17:00:00 UMEEA Event: Beyond Numbers and Firsts: Toward a History of Black Women at UMD UMEEA Event: Beyond Numbers and Firsts: Toward a History of Black Women at UMD Speaker: Elsa Barkley Brown  Associate Professor, Department of History and The Harriet Tubman Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Elsa Barkley Brown, Associate Professor of History and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, discusses her ongoing research into the history of Black women at the University of Maryland. Drawing on archival research as well as student-conducted oral histories, Barkley Brown points toward a fuller history of the University by moving beyond recognizing firsts to consider Black women’s daily lives on campus. Featuring:Moderator: Deborah Rosenfelt, Professor Emerita, The Harriet Tubman Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies RSVP Virtual America/New_York public

UMEEA Event:
Beyond Numbers and Firsts: Toward a History of Black Women at UMD

Speaker:
Elsa Barkley Brown  
Associate Professor, Department of History and The Harriet Tubman
Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Elsa Barkley Brown, Associate Professor of History and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, discusses her ongoing research into the history of Black women at the University of Maryland.

Drawing on archival research as well as student-conducted oral histories, Barkley Brown points toward a fuller history of the University by moving beyond recognizing firsts to consider Black women’s daily lives on campus.

Featuring:
Moderator: Deborah Rosenfelt, Professor Emerita, The Harriet Tubman Department of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

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