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Across Oceans and Hemispheres: The Career of Henry J. Drewal

February 28, 2020 @ 10:15 am - 5:15 pm

A celebratory event to honor recently retired Professor Henry Drewal, Evjue-Bascom Professor of Art History and Afro-American Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, held at the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art on February 27–28th, 2020. The event will consist of a public conversation between Professor Drewal and NMAfA Director, Dr.Gus Casely-Hayford on February 27th starting at 4:00 pm. On Friday, February 28th, a day-long symposium, “Bound Together: Papers in Honor of Henry Drewal,” will feature his former and current graduate students, as Bolaji Campbell, Shannen Hill, Janine Sytsma, Matthew Rarey, and Fernanda Villarroel, among many others.


Smithsonian National Museum of African Art
950 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C., DC 20560 United States
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