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On the Trail of African Americans in 20th Century Denmark:A Fulbrighter’s Journey

International Education Week

Event Details

Thursday, November 16, 2017
5-7 p.m.
Madison Public Library-Central Library
Walking through a cemetery in Copenhagen in 2013 Dr. Ethelene Whitmire noticed a name that seemed out of place. Come hear about her surprising discovery and the basis for her latest line of research on the African American diaspora in Denmark during the Jazz Age, including what led them there and some of their experiences and achievements abroad.

Sponsored by the International Division, along with cosponsors Scan|Design and Wisconsin Fulbright Association