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Black History Month at the UNB Art Centre - lecture by Mary Louise McCarthy-FR

Author: myUNB News

Posted on Feb 16, 2018

Category: News and Notices

On Thursday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m., Mary Louise McCarthy will speak about her research into the history of the Black presence in New Brunswick in "A Black Woman’s Narrative of Death, Graveyards and Segregation in New Brunswick."

Ms. McCarthy is President of the New Brunswick Black History Society and is a doctoral student in the Department of Social Justice at the University of Toronto's Ontario Institute for Studies in Education. Ms. McCarthy also successfully challenged and won a case against racial profiling.

The lecture will be held in the East Gallery in Memorial Hall.  The galleries are open from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., weekdays and for special events. Admission is free to members of the public. Everyone welcome!

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