The Carter G. Woodson Institute, U.Va.

The Carter G. Woodson Institute

for African-American and African Studies at the University of Virginia

The Slave and the Language of Death

Monday, February 9, 2015 5:00 PM

"The Slave and the Language of Death," a lecture by Simon Gikandi of Princeton University.

Where: Minor Hall Auditorium
When: Monday, 02/09/2015 at 5 p.m.

Free and Open to the Public

Coffee and refreshments will be served from 4:45 p.m., a little before the start of the event.

Professor Gikandi will be delivering the Rushton lecture hosted by the Department of English and the Carter G. Woodson Institute.

Simon Gikandi is Professor of English at Princeton University and the author of the much awarded book, Slavery and the Culture of Taste (2011), among many others:…/slavery-and-culture-taste