Dr. Cheryl Sterling, Director of the Black Studies Program at The
City College of New York, will lecture on her recent book African Roots
and Brazilian Rites: Cultural and National Identity in Brazil"(New
York: 2012). Join us on March 19 at 4:30 p.m. in the Beck Rooms located in the Walsh Library.
Educated in Ghana and the United States, Dr. Sterling is
the author of numerous critical essays on race, gender, and
representation and aesthetics in African Literature. She is a Fulbright
Scholar and recipient of numerous grants including the Organization of
American States fellowship.
This event is sponsored by The President's Advisory Council, the
College of Arts and Sciences, the Program in Latin American and Latino
and Latina Studies, and the Department of History.
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