African-American Popular Culture 2006 Panel Session

2006 MPCA/MACA Meeting 
Sheraton Indianapolis Hotel & Suites
8787 Keystone Crossing
Indianapolis IN 46240
317-846-2700, fax 317-574-6775

Sunday, October 29, 2006
8:00-9:30 a.m.

3102. The Black Press, Orature, and Legal Perspectives. Area: African-American Popular Culture. Suite 12.

“Black Women Threaten the Status Quo through the Spoken Word: Twelve Women’s Orations, 1833-2005,” Robin Balthrope, 7704 Ditch Road, Indianapolis IN 46260, < drbalthrope@yahoo.com >

“’We Join a Sorrowing Nation’: Franklin Roosevelt and the Constitution of Liberalism in the Black Press,” Keith Eberly, History, Indiana University, Bloomington IN 47405, < keberly@indiana.edu >

Chair: Angela M. Nelson, Popular Culture, Bowling Green University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, <anelson@bgsu.edu >