Black Psychology: On Being 'Woke" Dr. Ifetayo M. Flannery

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 02:00

In this lecture discussion Dr. Flannery, Assistant Professor int eh Department of Africana Studies, offers an analysis of a commonly used term, "woke", to discuss the significance of deep consciousness, collective memory, and political agency in the African American community.  As a result of this discussion we hope to add value and context to the language production of African Americans and their power to define transformative consciousness.

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