Events Calendar

Event Information

"Atlantic Slavery: Lost in Trans-lation" - ADC Series

Date and Time:

Wednesday, March 14, 2012
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Location:

  • Kirkhof Center » RM 2270
  • Kirkhof Center 2270 - Allendale Campus

Description:

ADC Series

As part of the African Diaspora Conversation Series, Dr. Scott Stabler, Associate Professor of History, along with Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence at Baldwin Wallace College, Mary Owusu, will be a presenting the lecture:

"Atlantic Slavery: Lost in Trans-lation: How Ghana’s Schools Address the Transatlantic Slave Trade”

Mary Owusu

 

Professor Owusu is a graduate of the University of Cape Coast where she currently works as a lecturer in the Department of History.  She was the elected Cadbury Fellow at the Center for West African Studies, University of Birmingham, UK.  Her research interests cover issues related to Asante history, environmental history and the history of the oil palm industry in Ghana.  She is currently a Fulbright scholar-in-residence at Baldwin Wallace College in Berea, Ohio.

 

 

 

 

 

Scott Stabler

 

Professor Stabler’s research focuses on post-Civil War governmental policy and race.  Currently in his eighth year in the Department of History at Grand Valley State University, he has most recently taught at the University of Cape Coast in Ghana on a Fulbright Scholarship in 2011.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ADC button

For more information, or special accommodations, please contact the Area Studies office, areastudies@gvsu.edu or 331-8110.


Contact:

Sherry Johnson johnsshe@gvsu.edu

«  March 2012 » 
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
26 27 28 29 1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Search


+

+
+





+
+


Advanced Search