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The “Campus Conversations: UNCG Authors on Inclusive Excellence” series is sponsored by the Black Faculty and Staff Association and Human Resource Services. Each event will be in the Faculty Center.

  • Feb. 23, noon to 1:30 p.m. – Dr. Mark Elliott and Frank Woods will lead the first talk, on “Color-blind justice: Albion Tourgee and the quest for racial equality from the Civil War to Plessy v. Ferguson.” Tourgee was Greensboro’s and one of the state’s most well-known figures in the latter decades of the 19th century.

A quote by Tourgee is part of the promotional poster: “Justice is pictured as blind and her daughter the Law, ought at least to be color-blind.”

  • March 22, noon to 1:30 p.m. – Dr. CP Gause will lead a talk on “Diversity, equity and inclusive education: A voice from the margins.”

Light refreshments will be served. Bring a light lunch. No registration is required. All are welcome.

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