VA Festival of The Book - Toward an Intellectual History of Black Women

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Corinne Field, University of Virginia with Farah Griffin and Diane Savage
Professor Field, and editors Griffin and Savage will discuss their work in the book Toward An Intellectual History of Black Women, a collection of essays by fifteen scholars of history and literature that establishes black women’s place in intellectual history by engaging the work of writers, educators, activists, religious leaders, and social reformers in the United States, Africa, and the Caribbean. Moderated by Deborah McDowell.

12:00 noon
UVA Harrison Institute/Special Collections Library