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A Conversation with Advocate, Historian, and Activist Blair Imani

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Monday, March 15, 2021
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8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Blair Imani
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16th Annual Event in the Jean Fox O'Barr Distinguished Speaker Series

A Conversation with Advocate, Historian, and Activist, Blair Imani - 16th Annual Event in the Jean Fox O'Barr Distinguished Speaker Series

Blair Imani is the author of two historical books Modern HERstory: Stories of Women and Nonbinary People Rewriting History (2018) and Making Our Way Home: The Great Migration and the Black American Dream (2020). The New York Times praises Blair Imani's unique "brand combining progressive lessons with vibrant visuals and a perky, quirky delivery." Her work centers women and girls, global Black communities, and the LGBTQ community. As an influencer and historian, semi-retired organizer, and public speaker, Blair Imani is dedicated to making the world a better place and amplifying the voices and work of those fighting the good fight.

Prior registration is required at bit.ly/blairimaniduke or by following the Event URL below.

This event is sponsored by the Baldwin Scholars Program, the Center for Sexual and Gender Diversity, the Center for Muslim Life, the Penny Pilgrim George Leadership Initiative, and the Muglia Family Foundation.

Contact: Collen Scott