American Culture Professor Bruce Conforth will give a lecture for PROFS (Professors Reaching Out For Students) entitled "Poets, Hipsters, and Hippies: Where American Youth Culture Comes From." Professor Conforth is a 2012 Golden Apple Award Winner; teacher of History of American Pop Music, Survey of American Folklore, and American Blues Music; and founding curator of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Music. He also serves on the Executive Board of the Robert Johnson Blues Foundation, and as a director of the Blues Heritage Foundation.
A Starbucks giftcard raffle will be had and food will be provided.
Event sponsored by the Center for Campus Involvement at the Michigan Union.