"Curating the Silences," talk by Richard Rabinowitz


Feb
07
2013

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  • Speaker: Richard Rabinowitz
  • Host Department: Theme Semester
  • Date: 02/07/2013
  • Time: 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

  • Location: William L. Clements Library Great Hall, 909 S. University Ave., Ann Arbor, MI 48109  (Show map)

  • Description:

    Awarded the 2012 Herbert Feis Award for distinguished contributions to public history by the American Historical Association, Dr. Rabinowitz will explore how historians, and particularly public historians, confront the dilemma that evidences of African American lives, voices, and perspectives are seldom available in the documentary records.ic history by the American Historical Association, Dr. Rabinowitz will explore how historians, and particularly public historians, confront the dilemma that evidences of African American lives, voices, and perspectives are seldom available in the documentary records.  Richard Rabinowitz is Founder and President of the American History Workshop.