Monthly Archives: January 2010

Unknown Origins of the March on Washington: Civil Rights Politics & the Black Working Class

Presented by the History Department of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Featured Speaker:

Dr. William P. Jones

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Associate Professor, History

About William P. Jones:

Jones is a historian of the 20th century US with a particular interest in race, class and work.

February 17th, 2010

Hitchcock Multipurpose Room

Sonya Haynes Stone Center

7:00 PM

Free & Open to the Public

Reception & Book Signing Following Talk

Sponsored by the Sonja Haynes Stone Center, UNC School of Law, Office of Diversity and Multicultural Affairs through the Diversity Incentive Fund, and the Johnston Center for Undergraduate Excellence.

African American Resources in the Southern Historical Collection

Holly Smith, Overholser Archival Fellow for African American Studies, will discuss manuscript collections in the SHC that relate to African American history and culture, as well as the SHC’s 2009-2010 Documenting the African American Southern Experience Initiative.

Wednesday, January 27

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Pleasants Family Room

Wilson Library

Sponsored by the University Library Staff Development Committee