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Author Michelle Wallace - Hoffman Lecture

Date: Thursday, April 11th, 2013

Time: 6:00 pm

Duration: 3 hours

Location: Bush Memorial, Troy campus

Contact: Maria Barthold | 244-2235 |

Sage welcomes author Michelle Wallace, daughter of artist Faith Ringgold, as the 2013 Hoffman Lecturer. Wallace, Professor of English at The City College of New York, is a widely published analyst of African America art and a leading feminist.

Titles include:
Black Macho and The Myth of The Superwoman
American People Black Light: Faith Ringgold’s Paintings of the 1960s.
Invisibility Blues
Dark Designs and Visual Culture
Passing, Lynching and Jim Crow:A Genealogy of Race and Gender in U.S. Visual Culture, 1895-1929
To Hell and Back: Black Feminism in the 70s and 80s. Brooklyn, NY

Hoffman Prize and Lecture Fund
Established in 1979 by Linda Rosenfield Hoffman RSC '62 and her husband Peter to provide for sociology lectures.