African American Literature and the Archive Speaker Series
Sponsored by the Clements Library
In collaboration with the College of Literature, Science and the Arts Critical Contemporary Studies program, we welcome three esteemed scholars to campus who will examine archival approaches to African American literature and cultural production. Nathaniel Mills, Assistant Professor of English at University of Minnesota, will kick off the series with a lecture entitled "The Lumpenproletariat, Black Marxism, and the Archive: Ralph Ellison and Margaret Walker in the Great Depression" on Thursday, February 8th.
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