Talk: "From Kingston to Khartoum: The Transnational Reverberations of Racial Violence in Postwar London."
Thu, October 10, 2013 • 12:30 PM • GAR 1.102
The African American History Speakers Committee of the Department of History Presents:
"From Kingston to Khartoum: The Transnational Reverberations of Racial Violence in Postwar London."
A Lecture by Dr. Joshua Guild
Assistant Professor of History and African American Studies
Thursday, October 10, 2013
Garrison Hall 1.102
Dr. Joshua Guild is an Assistant Professor in the Department of History and the Center for African American Studies at Princeton University, specializing in twentieth-century African American social and cultural history, urban history, and the making of the modern African diaspora. He is currently completing his first book, In the Shadows of the Metropolis: Cultural Politics and Black Communities in Postwar New York and London, which will be published by Oxford University Press. The book examines the politics and culture of black community formation in central Brooklyn and west London from the 1930s through 1970s.