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The first Critical Resistance event of the year will be a Students for Law, Justice & Culture-coordinated faculty panel discussion on the recent Ferguson protests on Thursday, Sept. 11, at 6 p.m. in Athena Theater 212. Faculty panelists include Professors Kelly Faust, Patricia Gunn, Vince Jungkunz, and Debra Thompson. Each year, […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » African American Studies events Aug 31

A Constitution Day panel on “Vote Suppression, Democratic Values, and Struggles for Voting Rights” is Wednesday, Sept. 17, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in Clippinger 194, The panel includes Daniel Tokaji, Professor of Law and Senior Fellow with Election Law @ Moritz, Ohio State University; Piers Turner, Assistant Professor of Philosophy […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » African American Studies events Aug 30

The Wealth and Poverty Theme is sponsoring a public lecture with Mike Goldberg of the World Bank on Tuesday, March 18, at 1:30 p.m. in Baker Theater. Goldberg, Operations Adviser to the Regional Vice President oft the Africa Region at the World Bank, will discuss “Do institutional solutions for poverty […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » African American Studies events Feb 27

The Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB 7410) Seminar series presents Chunxi Zeng on April 1. Seminars are Tuesdays from 4:35 to 5:30 p.m. in Porter Hall 104. The coordinator is Dr. Fabian Benencia. The spring 2014 topic is “Novel Advances in Translational Research.” Upcoming Events Lingying Tong on April 8. Qiping […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » African American Studies events Feb 27

Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow, speaks at Ohio University on Wednesday, April 9, at 7 p.m. in Baker Theater. A reception and book signing follow. Alexander, Associate Professor of Law at Ohio State University, will deliver a lecture on her groundbreaking work on mass incarceration in the […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » African American Studies events Feb 27

The Department of African American Studies presents Dr. Rebecca Kluchin on ““Irreconcilable Conflicts: Black, Chicana, Native American and White Feminists’ Struggle to Shape Federal Sterilization Guidelines in the United States, 1970-1980″ on Thursday, April 10, at 4 p.m. in Bentley 227. Kluchin is Associate Professor of History at California State […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » African American Studies events Feb 27

By Lorraine Wochna The Department of African American Studies Speaker Series, in association with Ohio University Libraries, presents the Rev. John Williams, son of civil rights activist Robert F. Williams, on Tuesday, Feb. 11,  from noon to 3 p.m. in Alden Library Friends Room on the third floor. noon – 1:15 p.m. […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » African American Studies events Jan 02

  Dr. Ronald Stephens, Associate Professor of African American Studies, will give a lecture and sign books as a part of the African American Studies speaker series on Monday, Nov. 18, from 2 to 4 p.m. in Baker 231. Stephens new book, Idlewild: The Rise, Decline, and Rebirth of a […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » African American Studies events Nov 01

Rebecca de Schweinitz from Brigham Young University will present “‘And a Child Shall Lead Them':  Young People and America’s Long Black Freedom Struggle” on Thursday, October 24, 2013 from 4:00-5:30 P.M. in Bentley 233. De Schweinitz is the author of If We Could Change the World: Young People and America’s Long […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » African American Studies events Oct 01

How did Ms. Magazine frame the “Beyonce’s Fierce Feminism” article? Dr. Janell Hobson talk about “The Politics of Looking (and Not Looking) Like a Feminist” on Thursday, Oct. 10, at 7 p.m. in Walter 135. Hobson is the Graduate Director of the Department of Women’s Studies at the University of […]

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Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences » African American Studies events Oct 01

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