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Department of Africana Studies: Silencing the Stories from a State Reform School

The Department of Africana Studies in the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences presents Silencing Their Stories: The Politics of Memory and Race in the Public Memorialization of a State Reform School.  This Works-in-Progress Seminar features Kaniqua Robinson, visiting assistant professor in the Department of Africana Studies with comments by Laura Lovett, Department of History, and Courtney Weikle-Mills, Department of English. 

This talk explores the silencing of Black experiences in the public memorialization of the Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys (1900-2011), a state reform school in Marianna, Florida. The presentation further examines these memory-making processes as a critique of the juvenile justice system.

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Friday, October 23 at 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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Department of Africana Studies: Silencing the Stories from a State Reform School

The Department of Africana Studies in the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences presents Silencing Their Stories: The Politics of Memory and Race in the Public Memorialization of a State Reform School.  This Works-in-Progress Seminar features Kaniqua Robinson, visiting assistant professor in the Department of Africana Studies with comments by Laura Lovett, Department of History, and Courtney Weikle-Mills, Department of English. 

This talk explores the silencing of Black experiences in the public memorialization of the Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys (1900-2011), a state reform school in Marianna, Florida. The presentation further examines these memory-making processes as a critique of the juvenile justice system.

Dial-In Information

Event Registration: 

https://pitt.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bxgtLhZygJQZO61

Friday, October 23 at 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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