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Symposium to Focus on Black Migrations

Fri, 02/01/2019 - 11:19am -- yountj
Assistant Professor Daive Dunkley
Assistant Professor Tristan Ivory
Professor Chris Wikle

Assistant Professor Daive Dunkley (top), Assistant Professor Tristan Ivory, and Professor Chris Wikle organized the 2019 Black "Migrations" Symposium to held at the University of Missouri Feb. 7-8. Scholars, students, and activists will discuss the central role migration has played in the histories of Africans and their descendants. 

The national theme for Black History Month this February is Black Migrations, which emphasizes the movement of people of African descent to new destinations and subsequently to new social realities.

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