Dr. Megan E. Williams on Lena Horne: The Feminine Paul Robeson

Dr. Megan E. Williams

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Carmack Community Room

Professor Megan E. Williams, program coordinator for the Emily Taylor Center for Women & Gender Equity at KU, will consider Lena Horne as a multi-faceted persona - militant activist, mother, glamour girl, speech writer, political citizen and author of an opinion column in a radical black newspaper, drawing on personal experiences to critique postwar oppression. Q&A following lecture. Light refreshments served.