Friday, April 05, 2013
Lecture: The Indian Image in the Black Mind - Race War and Manhood in the Late-Nineteenth Century
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: Bacon Hall 117
Michelle Kuhl, associate professor of history at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, will present a talk on how perceptions of Native Americans as a defeated race informed the leadership strategies of the African American activists Frederick Douglass, Booker T. Washington, and Henry McNeal Turner.
This event, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by the Equity and Campus Diversity Office, the History and Social Studies Education Department, and the African and African American Studies Interdisciplinary Unit.