College of Liberal Arts

Institute for Historical Studies Workshop Presents Dr. Grace E. Hale

Monday Mar 22, 2010 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM | Garrison Hall (GAR), Room 4.100

The Institute for Historical Studies (IHS) and the Department of History present a talk titled "Shooting in Harlan: Documentary Work and New Left Politics" by IHS fellow Dr. Grace Elizabeth Hale, associate professor of history and American studies, University of Virginia.

Hale is the author of "Making Whiteness: The Culture of Segregation in the South, 1890-1940" and the forthcoming "Rebel, Rebel: Why We Love Outsiders and the Effects of This Romance on Postwar American Culture and Politics." Her current research investigates the intersection of documentary filmmaking and union organizing in the U.S. South in the 1960s and 1970s.

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