Victories and challenges in Black representation

Dr. Joseph Flynn, Associate Professor of Curriculum and Instruction in the Leadership, Educational Psychology and Foundations Dept. at Northern Illinois University, will talk about “Victories and challenges in Black representations” from 3:30-4:30pm on Thurs., Oct. 1 in UC275A. It’s part of the African American Heritage Lecture Series!

Dr. Flynn, author of published articles such as “Afterthought: Who leads this dance: Reflecting on the influence of African Americans on popular culture” (Black History Bulletin, 2011, vol.74:no.1, pp.32-33) and “A century of celebration: Disrupting stereotypes and portrayals of African Americans in the media” (Black History Bulletin, 2014, vol.77:no.2, pp.28-33 – available in Andersen Library’s 1st-floor Bound Periodicals), has taught courses at Northern Illinois University including Portrayal of Teachers in Film and Racism in America.

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About Barbara

I am a Reference & Instruction librarian, head of that department in Andersen Library, an associate professor, and a member of the General Education Review Committee and Faculty Senate. I've been working at UW-W since July 1, 1990.
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