A Dangerous Unselfishness': Understanding the Long History of Amateur Blackface Minstrelsy - Lecture/Conversation
Lecture and conversation/discussion. "A Dangerous Unselfishness': Understanding the Long History of Amateur Blackface Minstrelsy" with Professors Rhae Lynn Barnes (Princeton) and Kirt von Daacke (UVA).
Rhae Lynn Barnes is a Princeton history professor who wrote Darkology: The Hidden History of Amateur Blackface Minstrelsy and the Making of Modern America, 1860-1970. VonDaacke co-chairs the President’s Commission on Slavery & the University as well as the President’s Commission on Segregation and the University..
Reception to follow.
- Monday, April 15, 2019
- 2:00pm - 3:30pm
- Auditorium of Harrison/Small
- Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
- Professors Rhae Lynn Barnes and Kirt VonDaacke
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