Exhibit Opening for 'Black Students Matter: Taking Over Allen in '69'

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm

Perkins Library Chappell Family Gallery

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Join us for the opening of student-curated exhibit "Black Students Matter: Taking Over Allen in '69" on the 50th anniversary of the landmark student protest.The event will begin with time to view the exhibit, on display in the Duke University Libraries' Chappell Family Gallery. Remarks will follow at 5:15 in Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room, Rubenstein Library 153.The event will be followed by a discussion about the Takeover at the Mary Lou Williams Center for Black Culture.This event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.Sponsored by Duke University Archives, the Mary Lou Williams Center, and Story+ at the Franklin Humanities Institute.

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Students, Surrounded by the Media, Leave the Allen Building, February 13, 1969
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
Sponsor
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Event Co-Sponsors
Franklin Humanities Institute (FHI), Mary Lou Williams Center for Black Culture