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New Directions Symposium

April 14, 2016 - April 15, 2016
Hawkins-Carlson Room, Rush Rhees Library

Symposium Poster

The Frederick Douglass Institute presents a two-day symposium in which 12 scholars will discuss “New Directions” of research in the African diaspora on April 14 and 15 in the Hawkins-Carlson Room, Rush Rhees Library. The speakers’ topics include transracial adoption, trauma and victimization of African American youth, representation of black childhood, human relationally, and afro-pessimism as critique and/or praxis.

Symposium Poster

Category: New Direction Symposium