FDI Speakers Series: Pamela Newkirk
Monday, January 4, 2016
10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Pulitzer-Prize winning author and journalist Pamela Newkirk presents her book “The Astonishing Life of Ota Benga.”
Thursday, February 4, 2016
5 PM - 6:30 PM
Lecture in the Hawkins-Carlson Room: "Why Ota Benga Matters:
Race, Mythology and the Persistence of Prejudice"
Friday, February 5, 2016
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM,
Discussion in the Hawkins-Carlson
Room: Media Coverage of
The Black Lives Matter Movement