As part of its Black History Month - Let’s Talk series, the University of Calgary is pleased to present:
Uncovering Black Art History in Canada with Dr. Charmaine Nelson
Friday, February 5, 2021
2 pm MST (4 pm EST)
Online via Zoom
Registration for this free event is required. Please visit the University of Calgary's event webpage to register.
Dr. Charmaine Nelson is a prominent Professor of Art History. Receiving her PhD in Art History from the University of Manchester, UK in 2001, she has taught at McGill since 2003. Her research and teaching interests include postcolonial and black feminist scholarship, Transatlantic Slavery Studies, and Black Diaspora Studies. Her scholarship examines Canadian, American, European and Caribbean art and visual culture. During this event, Dr. Nelson will be uncovering the historical and contemporary forms of Black Art across Canada.