Join us on April 13 from 2:30–3:30 P.M. CT for "Is This Your King? Black Panther and the Black Avenger Tradition" presented by Grégory Pierrot, an associate professor in the Department of English at the University of Connecticut at Stamford. This discussion will be moderated by Sara Marzioli, Ph.D., an Instructor in the Exploratory and Interdisciplinary Studies Program.
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About the Speaker: Grégory Pierrot is a Black Studies scholar with specific interests in the cultural impact of the Haitian Revolution throughout the Atlantic world. Pierrot authored The Black Avenger in Atlantic Culture (UGA Press, 2019) and co-edited with Paul Youngquist An Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti by Marcus Rainsford(Duke, 2013). With Marlene L. Daut and Marion Rohrleitner, he co-edited and translated texts for the upcoming Anthology of Haitian Revolutionary Fictions (UVA, 2021). Most recently he published Decolonize Hipsters (OR Books, 2021).