(Author Meets Colleagues) Monica White's Freedom Farmers: Agricultural Resistance & the Black Freedom Movement

Type: Panel
Sponsor Groups: Geographies of Food and Agriculture Specialty Group, Black Geographies Specialty Group, Rural Geography Specialty Group
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Day: 4/7/2019
Start / End Time: 2:00 PM / 3:40 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
Room: 8216, Park Tower Suites, Marriott, Lobby Level
Organizers: Garrett Graddy-Lovelace
Chairs: Garrett Graddy-Lovelace


This Author Meets Colleagues panel gathers to reflect upon Dr. Monica White's new book *Freedom Farmers: Agricultural Resistance & the Black Freedom Movement* (University of North Carolina Press, 2018). In particular, we will discuss the arc of the book's argument, its historical investigations, its archival and qualitative methods, its strengths and limitations, its intellectual contribution and broad potential impact, and its significance, across and beyond disciplines.


Type Details Minutes
Introduction Garrett Graddy-Lovelace American University School of International Service 12
Discussant Ashante Reese Spelman College 12
Panelist Eric Sarmiento Texas State University - San Marcos 12
Panelist Bradley Wilson West Virginia University 12
Discussant Priscilla McCutcheon University of Kentucky 12
Discussant Jonathan Hall West Virginia University 12
Panelist Angela Babb Indiana University 12

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