坦率和简的Gabor WV民俗中心礼物笔者西塞罗欣然为亿达信摩尔网上撰文系列的一部分

星期一,2020年9月14日

As part of the Phyllis Wilson Moore Online Author Series, the Frank & Jane Gabor West Virginia 民俗中心 will host an online event featuring author 西塞罗欣然, a third generation black Huntingtonian and recipient of the Carter G. Woodson Fellowship from Marshall University. On Wednesday, September 16, at 7p.m., Dr. Fain will be talking about his work, reading several passages from his book “Black Huntington: An Appalachian Story”, and taking questions from the online audience. After being published, his book, “Black Huntington: An Appalachian Story”, was a finalist for the Weatherford Award in May 2019 by the University of Illinois Press. This online event will be free and open to the public and will be held via WebEx. The link to join this event is //www.cfcoklahoma.com/authorseriesfain。会议号为129 960 9580,密码为得意忘形。

“黑亨廷顿:一个阿巴拉契亚的故事”描述了在1930年吸引了非裔美国人来自全国各地阿巴拉契亚和南部亨廷顿经济的蓬勃发展和相对宽容的种族气候。繁荣给这些移民的政治影响力,并促使该定义的黑色亨廷顿社区的形成。通过采访和档案材料,博士。得意忘形详细介绍了黑工人阶级的崛起和巩固。他还透露非裔美国人是如何发展的战略主机 - 强烈的亲属和社会网络,机构发展,财产所有权和法律的挑战 - 捍卫自己的收益在白色现状的脸。

坦率和简的Gabor西弗吉尼亚州民俗中心坐落在威尼斯app手机版威尼斯手机版内一座历史悠久的谷仓。该民俗中心致力于确定,保护和维护传统,文化,和该区域的遗产。目前,该民俗中心向公众开放,但对于即将举行的在线活动信息,请电邮 wvfolklife@fairmontstate.edu,或致电304-367-4403。