Date: 5:00pm EDT October 2, 2018
“An African American and Latinx History of the United States” A Talk by Paul Ortiz
Prof. Ortiz is an Associate Professor of History in the University of Florida. He is also the Director of the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program. He specializes in African American history, Latino Studies, the African Diaspora, Social Movement Theory, U.S. History, U.S. South, labor, and documentary studies. His book Emancipation Betrayed won the the Harry T. and Harriette V. Moore Book Prize from the Florida Historical Society and the Florida Institute of Technology. He will discuss with us his book “An African American and Latinx History of the United States.”
This program is sponsored by the Black Studies Program, the Latin American Students Association and The William James Forum.