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Panel Discussion and Reception for The Creative Life of Douglass

March 28, 2018

Panel Discussion: 5 – 6 PM, Reception: 6 – 6:30 PM

Panel Discussion and Reception
The Creative Life of Douglass

Selections from the University Archives celebrating the centennial anniversary of Douglass


Wednesday, March 28, 5 – 6:30pm
Mabel Smith Douglass Room, Douglass Library
RSVPPanelists: Jeffrey Friedman, Director, MFA Dance Program
Geoffrey Hendricks, Faculty Emeritus, Douglass College Art Department
Susan Schwirck, DC ’71, Actress
Cheryl Wilson, DC ’89, Director Emerita, Africana House
Moderated by Joan Marter, Board of Governors Professor EmeritaIn conjunction with the exhibition:
The Creative Life of Douglass
January 16 – April 6, 2018
Mary H. Dana Women Artist Series Galleries, Douglass Library


#CreativeLife   #Douglass100


Image: Afro-American Studies Choir, 1968, Image courtesy of University Archives.
Douglass Residential College, formerly Douglass College, was founded in 1981 as the New Jersey College for Women.


The exhibition and event are funded in part by Douglass Residential College (DRC), the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, and Rutgers University Libraries (RUL). Co-sponsors: Art Library-RUL, Associate Alumnae of Douglass College (AADC), Department of Art History-School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Dance-Mason Gross School of the Arts, Department of History-School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Visual Arts-Mason Gross School of the Arts, Department of Women’s and Gender Studies-School of Arts and Sciences, Institute for Research on Women, Institute for Women’s Leadership, Margery Somers Foster Center-RUL, Special Collections and University Archives-RUL.


The Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series is a program of the Center for Women in the Arts and Humanities (CWAH) in partnership with Rutgers University Libraries. CWAH is a university-wide unit reporting to the Associate Vice President for Strategic Initiatives under the auspices of the Office of the Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, and a consortium member of the Institute for Women’s Leadership, at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.


March 28, 2018
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Mary H. Dana Women Artists Series Galleries , Mabel Smith Douglass Library
8 Chapel Drive
New Brunswick, NJ 08901 United States