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DC-Area African American Studies Works-in-Progress Seminar

February 27, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The next meeting of the DC-Area African American Studies Works-In-Progress Seminar is this Saturday, 27 February 2016.  It will meet from 2-5 pm at the Teamsters’ Archive in George Washington University’s Gelman Library, 7th floor.  The papers under discussion will be Amira Davis (Johns Hopkins University) “Peddling Flesh”: Black Women Baseball Players and the Politics and Price of Representation,” and Doretha Williams (George Washington University) “Laboring in the Righteous Cause: Maintaining the Home in the Midst of Racial Oppression and Violence in Kansas.”

If you would like to be included in future seminars, please contact Dr. Jay Driskell.



February 27, 2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Gelman Library at The George Washington University
2140 H St NW
Washington, DC 20052 United States
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