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Distinguished Speaker Series in African Am. History Lecture: "Hurricane Season: Life in 20th-century New Orleans"

Tue, March 2, 2010 • 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM • GAR 4.100

The Distinguished Speaker Series in African American History is pleased to announce an upcoming lecture:

Leslie Harris, associate professor, Emory University, will present a talk entitled, "Hurricane Season: Life in 20th-century New Orleans" on memoir, family history, and urban history.

Harris is the author of In the Shadow of Slavery: African Americans in New York City, 1626-1863 (University of Chicago, 2003) and has another book in process titled Enchained Masculinity: African-American Men of the Slave South.

Sponsored by: History Dept.


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