Last Lecture Series: ''Change is Gonna Come': Living a Twentieth/Twenty-first Century Life'

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Last Lecture Series: ''Change is Gonna Come': Living a Twentieth/Twenty-first Century Life'

Modeled after Randy Pausch’s last lecture, our lecture series invites University of Memphis faculty to reflect deeply about what matters to them and to share those reflections with the broader community.

November 5, 2019

Speaker: Beverly Bond, Ph.D.
Lecture Topic: "'Change Is Gonna Come!': Living a Twentieth/Twenty-first Century Life"

Reception: 4:30 PM in the University Center River Room
Lecture: 5:00 PM in the University Center River Room

 Bond

About the Speaker: Dr. Bond is Professor of African American History in the UofM's Department of History. She has researched and written on the ways in which 19th-century African American women negotiated intersections of enslavement, freedom, class, and gender in the urban South, on Memphis History, and on the history of the University of Memphis.  She has served on local and state historical committees and currently serves on the Board of Trustees of Memphis Museums, Inc., Tennessee Historical Records Advisory Board and the Board of Advisors of the Tennessee Civil War National Heritage Area.  She has also served on and chaired the board of directors of Humanities Tennessee and as president of the Southern Association for Women Historians.

 

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

Contact:

Helen Hardin Honors College

Phone: 901.678.2690
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

Free and Open to the Public

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