African Americans and 20th Century Denmark

  • March 09, 2021
  • 12:00 PM
  • Virtual Event


Event by DA Black Caucus - Denmark and Democrats Abroad Denmark

The online presentation begins with a screening from a previously recorded Ethelene Whitmire lecture (1 hr and 15 mins). The viewing will be followed by a live discussion and Q&A session. 

About the Speaker:

Ethelene Whitmire is a professor and the chair of the Department of Afro-American Studies at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. She is a former American-Scandinavian Foundation Fellow, a Fulbright scholar at the University of Copenhagen, and a recipient of grants from the Lois Roth Endowment and Scan Design for research related to her current research project, African Americans in 20th Century Denmark. She is the author of Regina Anderson Andrews, Harlem Renaissance Librarian.

Ethelene’s personal interests include attending the theater and watching movies—especially Danish films.

Practical Details: 

-7pm Copenhagen (12 noon in Wisconsin)
-The event will be live on both Zoom and Facebook live simultaneously
-The event will be recorded 
-Zoom Information:

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Meeting ID: 652 8035 7293

National Foundation for Danish America
PO Box 1003
Wilmette, Illinois 60091

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