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Friday Forum: Maya Iverson “Re-reading the Black Civil Rights Documentary ‘Sit-In'”
November 13, 2015 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm| Humanities 1, Room 202 | Free
The Friday Forum is a graduate-run colloquium dedicated to the presentation and discussion of graduate student research. The series will be held weekly from 12:30pm to 2pm and will serve as a venue for graduate students in the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Arts divisions to share and develop their research.
This meeting will feature Maya Iverson (Sociology) presenting her talk “Re-reading the Black Civil Rights Documentary ‘Sit-In'”. Maya Iverson is a PhD student in Sociology. Her research focuses on black American media histories, archives and representation. Currently her work concerns how media scholars analyze the presence of black Americans in non-fictional depictions of the Civil Rights Movement.
For more info, or to inquire about joining the roster of presenters for the 2015-16 academic year, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org