Panel Discussion: A Stirring Song Sung Heroic

Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 11:50am
The Russell House, 350 High Street, Middletown


Speakers will include Lois Brown, Class of 1958 Distinguished Professor and Chair of African American Studies, and Director of the Center for African American Studies; and Demetrius Eudell, Professor of History. Moderated by Clare Rogan, Curator of the Davison Art Center.

This panel discussion is held in conjunction with an exhibition of photographs by William Earle Williams, A Stirring Song Sung Heroic: African Americans from Slavery to Freedom, 1619 to 1865, on view at the Davison Art Center through December 11, 2016.

Support for the exhibition provided by the Center for African American Studies and the African American Studies Program, the Hoy Family Afro-American Visual Arts Fund, and the Lemberg Fund.

Image: William Earle Williams, Interior, Fort Morgan, Battle Site, Mobile Bay, Alabama, 2003, pigment print. (c) William Earle Williams.