Join us for a pre-lecture Private Reception with featured speakers Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Andrew S. Curran.
April 13, 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Hervé Wine Bar @ 139 W San Francisco St.
$150 per person (limited tickets available)
$75 of each ticket is tax deductible
Includes a signed copy of Who’s Black and Why?: A Hidden Chapter from the 18th-Century Invention of Race
Proceeds benefit public programming for the School for Advanced Research.
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TICKET PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE LECTURE TICKET.
PLEASE PURCHASE LECTURE TICKETS HERE.
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Henry Louis Gates, Jr., is the author of numerous books and has written extensively on the history of race and anti-Black racism in the Enlightenment. His most recent works include Stony the Road, and The Black Church. He is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and Director of the Hutchins Center for the African and African American Research at Harvard University.
Andrew S. Curran is a leading specialist in the Enlightenment era and the author of The Anatomy of Blackness and Diderot and the Art of Thinking Freely. He is the William Armstrong Professor of the Humanities at Wesleyan University.
Susan Foote and Stephen Feinberg