Optional Talk that might be of interest:
(De)Constructing Difference: Medicalizing Blackness and the Making of Race
February 13, 2020 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
5:00 p.m. Reception and exhibition viewing, Melba Remig Saltarelli Exhibit Room
5:30 p.m. Program, Pleasants Family Assembly Room
A talk by Rana A. Hogarth assistant professor of history at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will celebrate the opening of the exhibition “Race Deconstructed: Science and the Making of Difference.” Hogarth is the author of “Medicalizing Blackness: Making Racial Difference in the Atlantic World, 1780-1840” (University of North Carolina Press, 2017). Co-sponsored with the Bullitt History of Medicine Club.
For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.