Opening day slide presentation and lecture by Jennifer Heath
Jennifer Heath is an independent scholar, award-winning cultural journalist, critic, curator, and activist. Her work focuses primarily on social and environmental justice. She is the author/editor of nine books of fiction and non-fiction, including, The Veil: Women Writers on Its History, Lore, and Politics, and, most recently, Land of the Unconquerable: The Lives of Contemporary Afghan Women, co-edited with Ashraf Zahedi.
Several of the artists are expected to be present.
The opening day program and campus events are co-sponsored by The College Committee on Inclusive Excellence, the History Department, the Women's and Gender Studies Program, the Communications Department, the Ethnic Studies Program, the Sociology Department, the Anthropology Department, and the Politics Department.
Faculty adviser to the exhibition is professor of History, Myrna Santiago, Ph.D.
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