Fall 2013 African Diaspora Lecture: Dr. Howard Dodson

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Event:
Fall 2013 African Diaspora Lecture: Dr. Howard Dodson
Start:
November 12, 2013 7:00 pm
End:
November 12, 2013 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Category:
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Organizer:
Stone Center
Phone:
9199629001
stonecenter@unc.edu
Updated:
August 16, 2013
Venue:
Stone Center Hitchcock Room
Phone:
9199629001
Address:
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150 South Road, Chapel Hill, 27599, United States

The African Diaspora Lecture

Howard Dodson will deliver the Fall 2013 African Diaspora lecture.  Dodson, Director Emeritus of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, was appointed Director of Howard University’s Moorland-Spingarn Research Center and Director of University Libraries in 2012.  A specialist in African American and African Diaspora history, as well as an author, curator, cultural activist and innovative administrator, Dodson served as Director of the Schomburg Center from 1984-2011.

Dodson is a graduate of West Chester State College (B.S., 1961) and Villanova University (M.A., 1964), and undertook further studies at the University of California at Berkeley.  He has been awarded honorary doctorates from Widener University; Adelphi University; West Chester University; the City College of New York and Villanova University.  

* This event is co-sponsored by the Stone Center Library.

This event is Free and Open to the Public. Please RSVP to stonecenter@unc.edu, 919-962-9001, or via Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/470944596328307/

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