LOF 1804 with Dr. Millery Polyne this Friday at 9PM Eastern
NYU Professor Millery Polyne and I this Friday at 9PM Eastern as we discuss his
upcoming Diaspora in Dialogue conference (Oct 25th), the recent
Dominican citizenship ruling as well as his latest book, The Idea of
Haiti: Rethinking Crisis and Development.
Millery Polyné is an
Associate Professor at New York University’s Gallatin School of
Individualized Study. A graduate of Morehouse College and the
University of Michigan with a Ph.D. in History, Millery’s teaching and
research interests include the intellectual history of African Americans
and Afro-Caribbeans in the 19th and 20th centuries. He is the author
of From Douglass to Duvalier: U.S. African Americans, Haiti and Pan
Americanism, 1870-1964 (University Press of Florida, 2010) and the
editor of The Idea of Haiti: Rethinking Crisis and Development
(University of Minnesota Press, 2013). You can listen to this installment of Legacy of 1804 directly on Blog Talk Radio at the link below or via phone at 323-927-2913.
Please call in at 323-927-2913 and ask questions while we have this live ressource on hand! For more on the Diaspora in Dialogue conference, brought to you by Dr Polyne, Haiti Cultural Exchange and CLACS: http://ht.ly/pEVhG