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“Pearl Primus: Dancing Democracy, Dancing Freedom (1943-1953)" a Lecture by Farah Griffin

Tuesday, March 13, 2012
12:00 AM
Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library, Gallery, Room 100

The Zora Neale Hurston Lecture of the Humanities Featuring Farah Griffin, William B. Ransford Professor of English and Comparative Literature and African-American Studies, Columbia University

Griffin is the author of Who Set You Flowin': The African American Migration Narrative (Oxford, 1995), If you Can't Be Free, Be a Mystery: In Search of Billie Holiday (Free Press, 2001) and Clawing At the Limits of Cool: Miles Davis, John Coltrane, and the Greatest Jazz Collaboration Ever (Thomas Dunne, 2008).