Tiya Miles Book Talk

Description: Miles will discuss her latest book, The Dawn of Detroit: A Chronicle of Slavery and Freedom in the City of the Straights, which recovers the city's early complicity in slavery. It has recently been highlighted in the Chronicle of Higher Education, the New York Times, and other national publications. A book signing will follow.

Miles is the Mary Henrietta Graham Distinguished University Professor at the University of Michigan, where she teaches courses in American Culture, History, Afroamerican & African Studies, Women's Studies, and Native American Studies. She is a MacArthur
Location: Ballroom
Contact: Dorothy Stewart
Date: Friday, February 9, 2018
Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm EST
Duration: 2 hours
Priority: 5-Medium
Access: Public
Created by: University_Services
Updated: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 5:01pm GMT