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      19th Annual Black History Month Lecture: Red, White, Black and Blue: Documenting America's Racial Illiteracy, by Keith Knight in Richmond


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      February 11, 2020

      Tuesday   7:00 PM

      901 Park Ave.
      Richmond, Virginia

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      19th Annual Black History Month Lecture: Red, White, Black and Blue: Documenting America's Racial Illiteracy, by Keith Knight

      Award-winning cartoonist Keith Knight returns to VCU to present Red, White, Black and Blue, a cartoon slideshow that tackles racial illiteracy in America. A public reception will follow the presentation.

      This event is free and open to all. Parking is available for a fee in the West Broad Street, West Main Street and West Cary Street parking decks. If special accommodations are needed, or to register offline, please call the VCU Libraries Events Office, at (804) 828-0593.
      About the Speaker

      Keith Knight is an award-winning author of the comic strips The Knight Life, (th)ink and The K Chronicles. His work can be seen in The Nib, The Washington Post, and The San Fransisco Chronicle. He is currently developing a show for Hulu based off of his comic strips.
      Sponsors

      This event is sponsored by the Friends of VCU Libraries and the Francis M. Foster African-American History Endowment Fund.
      Additional Resources

      For further reading, try VCU Libraries' African-American Studies research guide.

      Image: Panel from (th)ink. by Keith Knight.

      Categories: Education | University & Alumni

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