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Poetry Reading Addresses Racial Injustice

Poetry Reading Addresses Racial Injustice

Rutgers University–Camden hosted a compelling poetry reading addressing racial injustice on Monday, March 31. Poet, author and political activist Ewuare Osayande was on campus to recite a selection of poems from the anthology Stand Our Ground, Poems for Trayvon Martin and Marissa Alexander. Osayande recited poems speaking out against racial inequities, such as Jim Crow […]

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Series of Events to Celebrate Black History Month in February

Series of Events to Celebrate Black History Month in February

CAMDEN – A series of compelling activities will celebrate cultural diversity at Rutgers University–Camden throughout Black History Month in February. Thursday, Feb. 6 Wayne Glasker, an associate professor of history at Rutgers-Camden, will deliver a lecture, “The Origins and Significance of African American History Month,” at 12:15 p.m. Glasker, a noted scholar whose research examines […]

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Professor Continues Free Documentary Film Series, “Freedom, Equality, Democracy: Looking Back, Moving Forward”

Professor Continues Free Documentary Film Series, “Freedom, Equality, Democracy: Looking Back, Moving Forward”

Wayne Glasker, an associate professor of history at Rutgers–Camden, will present the second installment in a free documentary film series titled “Freedom, Equality, Democracy:  Looking Back, Moving Forward” at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7. Glasker will discuss the 90-minute documentary, “Slavery by Another Name,” during this public lecture and screening at the Cherry Hill Public […]

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Rutgers–Camden Professor to Lead Free Documentary Film Series, “Freedom, Equality, Democracy: Looking Back, Moving Forward”

Rutgers–Camden Professor to Lead Free Documentary Film Series, “Freedom, Equality, Democracy: Looking Back, Moving Forward”

Wayne Glasker, an associate professor of history at Rutgers–Camden, will lead a free documentary film series titled “Freedom, Equality, Democracy: Looking Back, Moving Forward.” He will discuss the first film, titled “The Abolitionists,” on Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 7 p.m. in the Burlington County Lyceum of History and Natural Sciences, located at 307 High Street […]

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