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Frank B. Hanes Panel: Public History and Memory and the Souls of Blackfolk in the South

February 27 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Photo Credits: Nikky Finney: Forrest Clonts; Fred Joiner: Thomas Sayers Ellis; Danielle Purfoy: Katherine Webb-Henn; Randall Kenan: Sarah Boyd; Jennifer Larson: Sarah Boyd

“Blacker than a hundred midnights”: Public History and Memory and the Souls of Blackfolk in the South

Panel sponsored by Frank B. Hanes Writer-in-Residence Program

 

  • Nikky Finney: Poet and activist, 2020 Frank B. Hanes Writer-in-Residence
  • Fred Joiner: Poet Laureate of Carrboro
  • Danielle Purifoy: Carolina Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Geography
  • Randall Kenan: Fiction writer, Professor of Creative Writing in the Department of English and Comparative Literature
  • Moderator – Jennifer Larson: Teaching Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Department of English & Comparative Literature.

Details

Date:
February 27
Time:
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm