Remembering Activism: The Cultural Memory of Protest in Europe


19 February 2021
16:00 - 17:30
Online event

Book Presentation: Christel N. Temple, Black Cultural Mythology with response by Ann Rigney

Christel N. Temple is Professor of Africana Studies at the University of Pittsburgh. Her latest book, Black Cultural Mythology (SUNY, 2020), provides a highly innovative conceptual framework for exploring the complex relations between cultural memory, heroic narratives, activism and creative production within and beyond the African diaspora.

The event will start with a lecture by Dr. Temple, followed by a response by Ann Rigney (Professor of Comparative Literature at Utrecht University; Principal Investigator of the Remembering Activism project) and an open Q&A.

This event is organized by the Netherlands Research School for Literary Studies (OSL).
Please register here.