Untold Stories: David Noble Lecture with Roderick Ferguson

May 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm
Cowles Auditorium, Humphrey School of Public Affairs
301 19th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55455
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Untold Stories Labor History Series: A World in Turmoil­: 1917-2017


David Noble Lecture with Roderick Ferguson

The annual Noble Lecture honors a groundbreaking professor of American Studies by offering fresh perspectives on our history and culture. This year’s presenter is Roderick Ferguson, Professor of African American and Gender and Women’s Studies, University of Illinois, speaking on “The Bookshop of Black Queer Diaspora.”

This program is presented by the University of Minnesota Department of American Studies.


About Untold Stories

In celebration of labor history month each May, the Untold Stories series presents programs and talks on both local and national labor history topics. Past programs in the series have featured historian Robin D.G. Kelley, singer Larry Long, author Cheri Register, and walking tours by local historian Dave Riehle. The series received the 2003 John Sessions Memorial Award from the American Library Association for service to the labor community. 

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