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Teaching with Primary Sources: African American History

Teaching with Primary Sources: African American History

Location: Special Collections, 3rd Floor, Mitchell Memorial Library

Materials used in the workshop will be drawn from the University Archives, Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Mississippiana Divisions of Special Collections.

During the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Explore and discuss highlights of the wide variety of historical materials in the field of African American History held by Special Collections which are available for use as part of class assignments or individual research (Lightning talks @ 3, 3:30, 4, & 4:30)

  • Find out how Special Collections can support research and teaching

  • Meet with Special Collections faculty to discuss ongoing or future projects

  • View rarely seen treasures, such as the oldest book in the library

Both faculty and graduate students are welcome to attend!

Wednesday, February 7, 2018
3:00pm - 5:00pm
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Mitchell Memorial Library
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Event Organizer

Jennifer McGillan