Howard-Dodson 500 px 
“Boundaries Crossed: Migrations Yesterday and Today”
Date: TBA

A moderated panel presentation of scholars, authors, and performers addressing the global issue of migration including complex and interwoven issues of displacement, gentrification, transnationalism and reverse migrations from a historical to a contemporary perspective.   Among the panelists will be Howard Dodson, former Chief of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in New York, and most recently Director of Howard University Libraries and Director of Moorland-Spingarn Research Center and Library System, and author of numerous celebrated books and publications, including: Jubilee: The Emergence of African-American Culture, In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience, Lest We Forget: The Triumph over Slavery, and Becoming American: The African-American Journey.