Events Outside the Center


September 2013

 

Reflecting Forward: 60 Years of American Studies at KU

September 23-27, 2013

 

David Roediger

“Emancipation from Below: The Jubilee Slaves Made and Freedom for All”

September 24  2013 @ 7:00 pm

Alderson Auditorium, Kansas Union, University of Kansas

 

October 2013

 

6th Annual Tuttle Lecture

“The Education of Barack Obama: Race and the Politics in the Age of Fracture,” Thomas Sugrue

October 10,  2013 @ 4:00 pm

Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union, University of Kansas

 

The Byron Caldwell Smith Book Award Lecture

“Chosen People: The Rise of American Black Israelite Religions,” Jacob Dorman

October 17,  2013 @ 7:30 pm

Hall Center Conference Hall, Hall Center for the Humanities, University of Kansas

 

Langston Hughes Visiting Professor Lecture

“Race, Religion, and Ritual: Afro-Cuban Poets in the Age of Revolution,” Matthew Pettway

October 23,  2013 @ 3:00 pm

Kansas Room, Kansas Union, University of Kansas

 

November 2013

 

Aminatta Forna

“Writing War: Civil Conflict and Memory”

November 14,  2013 @ 5:00 pm

Hall Center Conference Hall, Hall Center for the Humanities, University of Kansas

 

December 2013

 

David Roediger

“Disability, Emancipation, and the US Civil War”

December 5,  2013 @ 4:00 pm

Spooner Hall, The Commons, University of Kansas

 

Events Outside KU:

Call for Papers

 

Color Blind: The Forgotten Team That Broke Baseball’s Color Line - Tom Dunkel

96 Annual Convention, Pittsburgh, PA

September 21, 2013 @ 1:30 pm

Negro Leagues Baseball Museum

1616 East 18th Street

Kansas City, MO 64108

Lecture is free with NLBM admission