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A conference commemorating the Bronx African American History Project’s 10th Anniversary
Keating 1, Lecture Hall Fordham University 441 E. Fordham Rd., Bronx

8:30am Breakfast 9:00 Welcome 9:05 Welcome from Father McShane, S.J., President, Fordham University; Helen D. Foster, Council Member, Bronx NY 9:30-10:15 Joan Morgan keynote speech 10:15-10:30 Discussion 10:30-11:15 Panel #1 Women in Hip Hop Speakers: Imani K. Johnson, Elizabeth Mendez Berry, Oneka LaBennett 11:15-11:30 Discussion 11:30-Noon Noel Wolfe "Uncovering Community Activism Against Crack: Using the BAAHP's Archival Document Collections and Oral Histories." 12:15-1:00 Lunch 1:00- 1:15 Remarks by Dean Michael Latham, Dean of Fordham College 1:00-2:00 Panel #2 African Immigration Speakers: Mamadou Niang, Omar Jawo, Ramatu Ahmed, Benjamin Hayford 2:00-2:15 Discussion 2:15-3:45 Panel #3 Community Organizing in the Bronx Speakers: Sheikh Moussa Drammeh, Rebel Diaz, Nancy Biberman, Morgan Powell, Kojo Ampah Sahara 3:45-4:00 Discussion 4:00-4:30 Natasha Lightfoot 4:30-4:45 5:15 Break for dinner

   
Date: April 6, 2013
Time: 9:00 AM-9:00 AM
URL: http://www.fordham.edu/academics/programs_at_fordham_/bronx_african_americ/events/index.asp

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