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Aralee Strange Lecture: Maisha Winn

Maisha Winn
Lectures and Gallery Talks
Thursday, Feb 28 • 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Dr. Maisha Winn is the Chancellor’s Leadership Professor in the School of Education at the University of California, Davis, and the Cofounder and Co-Director of the Transformative Justice in Education Center. In her talk, “‘I don't want us to forget the fire’: Literacy, Activism and Black Literate Lives Overview,” Winn examines the role of the Black Arts Movement in building a literacy continuum for readers, writers, speakers and activists. This program is made possible by the Aralee Strange Fund for Art and Poetry. Cosponsored by the UGA College of Education and the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts.