14th Annual African American History Month Lecture

Dr. Gerald Horne will deliver the fourteenth annual UNC at Chapel Hill African American History Month Lecture on Wednesday, the 21st of February, at 7 p.m. Horne currently holds the John J. and Rebecca Moores Chair of History and African American Studies at the University of Houston.

Dr. Horne’s research spans a broad range of subjects, including race and race relations, labor and labor history, Japanese and African American relations, civil rights, international relations, and socialism in African American and U.S. history. He has also written extensively about the film industry. Dr. Horne received his Ph.D. in history from Columbia University, his J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, and his B.A. from Princeton University.

The African American History Month Lecture is organized each year by the UNC Department of History with the support of other units across the campus:

Office of the Chancellor

Office of the Provost

University Office of Diversity and Inclusion

African, African American and Diaspora Studies

Carolina Public Humanities

Center for Civil Rights at The UNC School of Law

Center for the Study of the American South

College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Communication

Department of Dramatic Art

Department of English and Comparative Literature

Department of History Department of Religious Studies

Frank Porter Graham Race, Culture, Ethnicity Committee

Institute for the Arts and Humanities

Institute of African American Research

Kenan-Flagler Business School

Department of Music

School of Law

Sonja Haynes Stone Center

Carolina Women’s Center