Celebrate Black History Month
Date: February 1, 2010 Location: On campus
Film in Focus: “Do the Right Thing”
Feb 16 @6:30pm (Smith Hall)
Directed by visionary filmmaker Spike Lee, watch the film that looks at race relations in America, circa 1989, and is one of the most thought-provoking and groundbreaking films of the last 20 years.
Feb. 17 @7:30pm (Agnes Flanagan Chapel)
Ralph Ellison died leaving four decades’ worth of scribbled notes for an ambitious second novel. LC’s own John Callahan, Morgan S. Odell Professor of Humanities & Adam Bradley, B.A. ‘96 are the literary detectives that fit the pieces together. Hear both scholars read from Ellison’s long-rumored second novel, with book signing to follow.
“:An Evening with Author Lull Menghesa
Feb 24 @4pm (Thayer)
For students of color entering a Predominantly White Institution (PWI), the challenges are many. While moving into the realm of higher learning is an exciting and proud moment, you’ll find that the challenges are ones that you WON’T find in your “Welcome Packet.” Refreshments Served!