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W&L’s Center for International Education Presents Vanessa Davies

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Washington and Lee University’s Center for International Education presents a public lecture with Vanessa Davies, on March 27 at 5:30 p.m. in Northen Auditorium, Leyburn Library.

Her talk, which is free and open to the public, is titled “An Untold Story of Black Intellectuals and Egyptology.”

Davies is visiting scholar-researcher at the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley, and visiting assistant professor in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures at UCLA.

Her talk is sponsored by the Africana Studies Program, the Mudd Center for Ethics and the 2016-18 CIE Colloquium on Borders and Their Human Impact with the Support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.