Celebrating Black History Month and Women's History Month with Beverly Guy-Sheftall
Feb 19, 2013
from 07:30 PM to 08:30 PM
|Where||Shirley Recital Hall, Elberson Fine Arts Center|
|Contact Name||Gail Adams|
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We celebrate Black History Month and Women's History Month with scholar and pioneer in black feminism, Beverly Guy-Sheftall, as she speaks on the state of gender and racial struggles in our society. Guy-Sheftall, Ph.D., is the founding director of the Women’s Research and Resource Center and the Anna Julia Cooper Professor of Women’s Studies at Spelman College.
Guy-Sheftall has published a number of texts within African American and women’s studies which include the first anthology on black women’s literature. In 1983 she became founding editor of Sage: A Scholarly Journal on Black Women.
Sponsored by the Office of Cultural Events. Reception follows the talk.