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Squatting, Space and Power in Alexandra's 1946 Squatters' Movement

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:15pm

Knight Library, Browsing Room
1501 Kincaid Street, Eugene, OR

African Studies Lecture Series

Dr. Dawne Y. Curry (History & Ethnic Studies, University of Nebraska at Lincoln) "Squatting, Space and Power in Alexandra's 1946 Squatters' Movement"


The African Studies Program encourages teaching and scholarship on sub-Saharan Africa, North Africa, and the wider African diaspora. The program offers a minor, develops courses related to Africa, promotes study-abroad programs and internships, raises funds to expand African Studies resources, and organizes campus and local community events pertaining to Africa. In addition, the program supports faculty and student research on Africa and facilitates dissemination of research through the African Studies Lecture Series, for faculty and guest presentations, and the Acacia Seminars, for presentations of student research and experiences.


Generous Support from: Oregon Humanities Center, Office of International Affairs, Division of Equity and Inclusion,
Clark Honors College, School of Journalism, Food Studies, Gabon-Oregon Center, Departments of Economics, Anthropology, Political Science, Folklore, History, English, Philosophy, Comparative Literature, International Studies, General Social Sciences.

Event Type

Lectures & Presentations, Lecture


Clark Honors College



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