Reconstructing the Truth of Ourstory


Unmasking the Realities: Reconstructing the Truth of Ourstory

Date and Time

Thursday, April 7, 2022 6:00 pm EST - 7:00 pm EST


Zoom Webinar

Event Type

Panel Discussion, Online



When did you discover there was more to our history than what was revealed in the classrooms or textbooks? This meaningful conversation will gather a forum of scholars to address the miseducation and falsehoods we’ve been taught through the educational system in relation to social studies. Panelist include:

  • Cornelius Bynum, Director of African American Studies & Associate Professor in the History Department at Purdue University and author of A. Phillip Randolph and the Struggle for Civil Rights
  • Van Gosse; historian, activist, history professor at Franklin & Marshall College and author of The First Reconstruction: Black Politics in America from the Revolution to the Civil War
  • Kellie Carter Jackson; historian, speaker, Associate Professor in the Department of Africana Studies at Wellesley College and author of Force and Freedom: Black Abolitionists and the Politics of Violence

Registration is required:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information to join the webinar.

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