Locke Lectures with Daphne Brooks (1 of 3)


Tuesday, March 24, 2020, 4:00pm


Location TBA

Lemonade from Lemons: Black Women Artists & the Gershwin Problem, 1935-2020

Daphne A. Brooks, William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of African American Studies, Theater Studies, American Studies, and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies; Yale University

  • March 24th, 4:00pm: Blackface Broken Records: Modernity’s Sonic Womanhood & the Problem of the Archive. Location TBA.
  • March 25th, 4:00pm: “A Woman Is A Sometime Thing”: Sonic Black Feminism on the Line in Porgy & Bess. Location: Thompson Room, Barker Center.
  • March 26th, 4:00pm: One of These Mornings, You’re Gonna Rise Up Singing”: (Un)Doing Time with Gershwin. Location: Thompson Room, Barker Center.
About the Alain LeRoy Locke Lecture Series