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When Black Lives Matter: A Historical Perspective

10
December
Lecture

Speaker

Dr. Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham

12:00 pm

University of Pennsylvania, Houston Hall, Hall of Flags 3417 Spruce Street

Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham, National President of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History; and the Victor S. Thomas Professor of History and of African and African American Studies at Havard University. Most notably in September 2015 she recieved the 2014 National Humanities Medal from President Barack Obama at the White House for "illuminating the African American journey."

 

Cosposored by University of Pennsylvania Department of Africana Studies and Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH)

 

For more information, contact Reginia Vaughn, President of the Philadelphia Heritage Branch 215.888.7539

RSVP by e-mail (asalhphilaheritage@gmail.com) or (asalhpmb@gmail.com)