@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @AtwoodSociety Prof David Ikard @blkeducator joins premiere Thursday, 1/13/22, 8 pm ET, of “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny.” You’re invited! #DemocracyMatters
Dr. David H. Ikard, Professor and Chair, African-American and Diaspora Studies, Vanderbilt University, will join If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny – Lessons from The Handmaid’s Tale, on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022, 8 pm ET, we are pleased to announce. This evening we delve into current threats to America’s democracy, including the assault on voting rights and push toward autocracy.
“Professor Ikard is Professor of African American and Diaspora Studies. His research and teaching interests include African American Literature, black feminist criticism, hip hop culture, black masculinity and whiteness studies. He is the author/co-author of four books, including Breaking The Silence: Toward a Black Male Feminist Criticism (2007), Nation of Cowards: Black Activism in Barack Obama’s Post-Racial America (2012), co-authored with Martell Teasley and winner of the Best Scholarly Book Award by DISA in 2013, Blinded by the Whites: Why Race Still Matters in 21st-Century America (2013), and Lovable Racists, Magical Negroes, and White Messiahs (2017). His essays have appeared in African American Review, MELUS , Palimpsest, African and Black Diaspora Journal, The Journal of Black Studies, and Obsidian III.” — Vanderbilt University
MARK YOUR CALENDAR | Jan. 13, 2022, 8 pm ET | Guest Panelist Dr. David H. Ikard, Professor and Chair, African-American and Diaspora Studies, Vanderbilt University | If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny | TruthWorks Network YouTube Channel