Preface 2014: Kindred

PREFACE Events Fall 2014

Sept. 2, 6-7 p.m., CLC Ballroom 
Lamar Nelson, Lead Archeologist of The Foothills Chapter of the Archological Soceity of South Carolina, 
"The Plantation Next Door: Archeological Findings from Walnut Grove Plantation."

September 9, 6-7 p.m., CLC Ballroom
Dr. Cassandra Jones, Assistant Professor of African-American Studies,
"Afrofuturism: Re-mixing History.”

September 17 (Constitution Day), 6 p.m., Tukey Theater
Dr. Dwight Lambert, Professor of Political Science,
"The Constitution and Inequality: Examining America's Birth Defect."

September 25, 6-7 p.m., CLC Ballroom
Dr. Carmen Harris, Associate Professor of History,
"All Our Kin: Slavery and Family Relations Across the Color Line."

September 30, 6-7 p.m., CLC Ballroom
Dr. Keith McDaniel, Instructor of African-American Studies and Senior Pastor of Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 
"The Bible and Slavery: The Evolution of Black Theological Thought."

October 2-5, 8 p.m., HPAC Theater
USC Upstate's The Shoestring Players stage "To Kill a Mocking Bird."

October 8, 6-7 p.m., CLC Ballroom
Dr. Jennifer Parker, Professor of Psychology,
"Sex, Power and Coercion: Examining the Dynamics of Abusive Relationships."

October 16, 6-7 p.m., CLC Ballroom
Dr. Tracey Weldon, Associate Professor of Linguistics at USC-Columbia,
"Talking White, Talking Black: Examining the Links between Language, Class and Racial Identity.”

November 5, 6 p.m., URC Greatroom
Showing of the 2014 Academy Award winning film for Best Picture, "Twelve Years a Slave."

Visit the Preface Archive to view past events.


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