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The Politicization of Hair

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Paul Robeson Campus Center
Admission:
Free
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Ann Watkins

This program explores the themes related to hair in Silver Sparrow, a novel by RU-N Professor Tayari Jones. The program will include film screenings, an address by the author, and a panel discussion that will  explore the perceptions of beauty and racialization of hair. Moderated by Marcia Brown and featuring Jane Carter, Noliwe Rooks, Farah Griffin, and Anu Prestoria.