AYA Redpath Seminar - Since 1701: Yale Celebrate the History of Detroit

Title:        Since 1701: Yale Celebrates the History of Detroit

Date:        Saturday, October 1, 2016

Description:
A symposium sponsored by the Association of Yale Alumni, the Yale Alumni Association of Michigan and Wayne State University.

Where:

Wayne State University                     Detroit History Museum
Student Center         

Detroit Institute of Arts                      Detroit Public Library

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9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m Registration with Coffee and Continental Breakfast
  Student Center, Wayne State University
   
10:00 a.m.  – Noon   Symposium Lectures at the Student Center, Wayne State University
   
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Welcome Remarks
   
10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.. Wendell Adjetey '15 M.Phil
Yale University
2018 Ph.D Canditate; History and African American Studies
'The Fire Next Door: The 1967 Detroit Uprising in the Canadian Imagination'
   
11:15 a.m. - 12:00 Noon Marc Kruman '78 PhD
Wayne State University
Director, Center for Study of Citizenship and Professor of History
'Citizenship in Detroit in a Time of Bankruptcy'
   
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
   
1:15 p.m. - 3:00 pm. Symposium Lectures at the Detroit Historical Museum
   
1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Karen Marrero '11 PhD
Wayne State University
Assistant Professor, Early American and Native American History
'Angelique's World: Marriage, Family and Regime Change in Old Detroit'
   
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Jay Gitlin '71BA, '74 MusM, '02 PhD
Yale University
Lecturer, History and Associate Director, Howard Lamar Center fo the Study of Frontiers and Borders
‘The Last Time We Saw Paris: The Franco- American Bicentenary Committee of 1901, Cadillacs Chair and the Forgotten Past of Le Détroit’
   
3:15 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Symposium Lecture and Browse the Galleries at the Detroit Institute of Arts
   
3:15 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Ned Blackhawk
Yale University
Professor, History and American Studies
'Circa 1701: Detroit in Greater Native North America'

 
   
4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Browse the Galleries at the DIA
   
4:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Closing Reception at the Detroit Public Library


Cost:        $50.00 per person
                Symposium, lunch and reception

 

Walk-ins will be accommodated if possible at a fee of  $60.00 per person.

Contact:  Please email or call Diane Morrissey (diane.morrissey@yale.edu)  203-432-1946

More information regarding the featured speakers can be found here.


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