The Lost History of the Civil Rights Movement
February 4, 2008
Modupe Labode is the Public Scholar of African American History and Museums at the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis campus. Previously, she was chief historian for the Colorado Historical Society, and she has taught in the Department of History at Iowa State University. Labode was named a Rhodes Scholar in 1988, the fourth student and first woman from ISU to receive the honor. She graduated from Iowa State in 1988 with a B.S. in history and received her Ph.D. from Oxford University. Labode's talk is the 2008 Martin Luther Kind Jr. Celebration Keynote Address and part of the Iowa State 150th Anniversary Alumni Lecture Series.
Sun Room, Memorial Union
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