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Academy of Seniors – WWI Aftermath: We Return From Fighting and We Return Fighting

Date:
Wednesday, May 17th
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Cost:
$15 - $45
Website:
http://seniorprofessionals.illinoisstate.edu

Event Description

Join us for a prideful march through the history of the New Negro movement, renaissance, as it battles racial violence alongside economic and political disenfranchisement, learning how African Americans were affected by the Great War. It will capture the emergence of an eclectic Black literature in the aftermath of the war that was supposed to end all wars.

Presented by Professor of English and former Associate Chair Ricardo Cortez Cruz,  ISU

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Organizer

Senior Professionals
Phone:
309-438-2160
Email:
lakowa2@ilstu.edu
Website:
seniorprofessionals.illinoisstate.edu

Venue

Alumni Center
1101 N. Main Street
Normal, IL
Room:
116
Phone:
(309) 438-4781
Website:
http://alumni.illinoisstate.edu/services/alumnicenter/