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Our Beloved Roots: Heritage Tourism, Museums of Horror, and

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
4:00pm – 6:30pm

Storrs Campus
Gentry 131

Jonathan Holloway,Professor of History, American Studies, and African American Studies, became Dean of Yale College in July 2014. Before assuming the deanship, Dean Holloway served as the master of Calhoun College, as Chair of the Council of Masters, and Chair of the Department of African American Studies. A specialist in post-emancipation United States history, Dean Holloway has written widely on social and intellectual history in America. Most recently, he has written an introduction for a new edition of W.E.B. Du Bois’s Souls of Black Folk, to be published by Yale University Press in 2015. He has held fellowships from the W.E.B. Du Bois Research Institute at Harvard University, the Stanford Humanities Center, and the Ford Foundation. In 2009, Dean Holloway won the William Clyde DeVane Award for Distinguished Scholarship and Teaching in Yale College, and in 2011-2012 he was an Alphonse Fletcher Sr. Fellow. Currently, he is a Distinguished Lecturer for the Organization of American Historians.

Contact:

Amanda Cananda, 8604863630, africana@uconn.edu

Africana Studies Institute (primary), African American Cultural Center, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, History Department, UConn Master Calendar

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