Tue, Apr 27 | Zoom Webinar

The Black Woman and Nineteenth Century Studies

Black and mixed-race women in nineteenth-century Britain were represented in fiction, drama and high and low art. However the reality of their actual presence couldn’t be more different from these exaggerated representations.
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The Black Woman and Nineteenth Century Studies

Time & Location

Apr 27, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM EDT
Zoom Webinar

About the Event

Black and mixed-race women in nineteenth-century Britain were represented in fiction, drama and high and low art. However the reality of their actual presence couldn’t be more different from these exaggerated representations. Professor Gretchen Gerzina (University of Massachusetts Amherst) will talk about the representations and realities of black women living during this time. 

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