"Rethinking Cosmopolitanism: Is ‘Afropolitan’ the Answer?"
Distinguished Lecture by Salah M. Hassan
Salah M. Hassan, a leading critic and curator of contemporary African and African-American art and professor of African and African Diaspora art history and visual culture at Cornell University, will deliver the lecture “Rethinking Cosmopolitanism: Is ‘Afropolitan’ the Answer?” in the Cole Assembly Room in Converse Hall on Thursday, April 11, at 4:30 p.m.
The lecture is free and open to the public and has been organized by Rowland O. Abiodun, the John C. Newton Professor of the History of Art and Black Studies and chair of Black studies at Amherst College. It is co-sponsored by Amherst College’s Departments of Black Studies and Art and the History of Art, the Mead Art Museum and the Office of the President.