Anna Mae Duane: "Reading Black Children in the 19c: A New Origin Story"

What did black children read in the eras of slavery and reconstruction? What literature could possibly have been written for them? Anna Mae Duane, an associate professor of English at the University of Connecticut, will explore how the study of early African American children’s literature offers an expanded perspective on literary traditions. 

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Date

Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 8:00pm

Location and Address

G24 Cathedral of Learning