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AAUW National Webinar: In Conversation with Dr. Keisha N. Blain
October 18 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
For this special webinar in our 140th anniversary series, AAUW CEO Gloria Blackwell speaks with 2016-17 AAUW American Fellow and award-winning author, historian and professor Dr. Keisha N. Blain.
Dr. Blain will discuss her most recent book Until I Am Free: Fannie Lou Hamer’s Enduring Message to America, a riveting biography and intellectual history of Black activist Fannie Lou Hamer. Dr. Blain establishes Hamer as a crucial political thinker for the civil rights movement and demonstrates the modern-day relevance of Hamer’s ideas. Until I Am Free has been described as a must-read for anyone committed to social justice.