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Black Studies: Select Lectures and Events, 20th C.

A guide to our history, our present, our future, solely for our wellbeing.

William J. Trent, 1949

Ralph Ellison, 1945, 1964, & 1974

"Stanley Hyman convinced me that I might possibly have something to say which would be of interest to an audience. This was shortly after he had arrived here to become a member of Bennington's faculty and I fought him off as long as I could but I was just curious about what was going to happen to him considering some of the things we used to do rather late at night, over a bottle. So I agreed, really rather opportunistically, to come up, to see what the scene was up here. To pay for that I had to stand up and try to talk, with a certain amount of consistency, to an audience, over in the Commons. Out of such mixed motives are careers made, I suppose, because I have been a teacher in various places since then." Ralph Ellison

Studies in Black Culture - Lloyd McNeil, Halim El Daab, 1968

Black Consciousness Week, 1971

Mbelelo Mzamane, 1991

October Revolution in Jazz Anniversary Celebration, 1994

Ben Enwonwu, 1950

Sequences and Events in Black Music, 1973

Judith Jamison, 1991

Art Exhibition, 1941

Colloquium on the Civil Rights Movement, 1966

Memorial Service for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., 1968

Odili Donald Odita exhibition, 1990

Jamaica Kincaid reading, 1991

Anne Forrester '63 lecture, 1996

Nicholas Leichter Dance, 1999

Woolworth's Protest, 1960

Vermont Forum on Racial Discrimination, 1948

Mr. T, 1986

Lead Belly, 1936