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Rethinking Violence in African American History: History, Memory, Trauma

Saturday, October 7 more dates through October 7, 2017

Foster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library, Penn State, University Park

Professor of Modern U.S. History and African American Studies Nan Woodruff is organizing a conference on Legacies of Violence. The conference will be hosted at Penn State’s University Park campus on October 6-7, 2017, and will include leading scholars in the fields of history, anthropology, law, and political science, as well as activists, all of whom are engaged in path-breaking work on the legacies of racism and violence in U.S. history.

Additional details will be posted as they become available.

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Faculty, Staff, Undergraduate, Graduate



Free and open to the public


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