February 20, 2018
Komozi Woodard ’71 will discuss the early developments of Africana studies and the Black Arts Movement at Dickinson.
In the 1960s, the Congress of African Students at Dickinson College began the study of the Strange Career of the Jim Crow North with the early development of Africana Studies and the Black Arts Movement. Komozi Woodard ’71, Sarah Lawrence College, will discuss those Dickinson roots. This program is sponsored by the Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues and co-sponsored by the Waidner-Spahr Library; the Division of Student Life; and the departments of history; Africana studies; American studies; sociology; and the Churchill Fund. It is also part of the Clarke Forum’s Leadership in an Age of Uncertainty Series. For more information, visit the website or call 717-245-1875.