Frostburg State University presents Dr. Leroy Johnson and his lecture “The Evolution and Genesis of African-American Studies” on Thursday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m. in Dunkle Hall, room 218.
Johnson earned a Ph.D. in history from the University of Michigan, with concentrations in African History, African-American Intellectual History, and Early Modern Spain, Portugal and Modern France. He first taught in France after receiving his bachelor’s degree. He has also taught at Northeastern University, Bryn Mawr College and Michigan State University. His courses range from French and Spanish to “Ethnocentrism and Racism in the United States.”
This lecture is sponsored by the African-American Studies Society, African American Studies Program, Equal Opportunity Office, NAACP, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity and other organizations. The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, contact FSU’s EEO office at 301-687-4101.
FSU is committed to making all of its programs, services and activities accessible to persons with disabilities. You may request accommodations through the ADA Compliance Office at 301-687-4102, TDD 301-687-7955.
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