African Americans and the War for Democracy
Presented by Adriane Lentz-Smith
Tickets are required for all evening lectures.
General admission tickets are $5 each.
Mariners’ Museum Member Tickets are FREE.
Lecture begins at 7:00 PM
Adriane Lentz-Smith is Associate Professor of History at Duke University where she holds secondary appointments in African & African-American Studies and Gender, Sexuality & Feminist Studies. An historian of the black freedom struggle in the United States, she is the author of Freedom Struggles: African Americans and World War I (Harvard, 2009) which won the Honor Book Award from the Black Caucus of the American Library Association. She is currently working on a new book project on African Americans and state violence in the post-civil-rights years.