The next DC-Area African American Studies Works-In-Progress Seminar will meet on Saturday, November 22, 2014 from 2-5pm, at the University of Maryland, Susquehanna Hall, Room 2112. The seminar will discuss the two pre-circulated papers listed below.
Psyche Williams-Forson (University of Maryland), “Judge Not…and other Edicts of Common Sense: The Politics of Good Food/Bad Food in African American Communities”
Natanya Duncan (University of Maryland), “Adeyola Garvey – ‘Queen of Garvey Ladies’”
If you would like copies of the papers or to be added to the seminar’s mailing list, please email Jay Driskell at driskell
The seminar is open to any scholar with a focus on historically-oriented scholarship relating to the experience of peoples of African descent in the diaspora or in Africa. Graduate students are especially welcome. If you are interested in attending or presenting a paper at a future seminar please email Jay Driskell (driskell