Online event | 19 February 2021
Time: 16:00-17:30 (Amsterdam time)
Credits: 1 (attendance + short assignment; details to be announced)
Christel N. Temple is Associate Professor of Africana Studies at the University of Pittsburgh. Her latest book, Black Cultural Mythology (SUNY, 2020), provides a highly innovative conceptual framework for exploring the complex relations between cultural memory, heroic narratives, activism and creative production within and beyond the African diaspora.
The event will start with a lecture by Dr. Temple, followed by a response by Ann Rigney (Professor of Comparative Literature at Utrecht University; Principal Investigator of the Remembering Activism project) and an open Q&A.
Registration will open in Fall 2020; more details will follow soon.