Patrick Alexander, a Duke English Alum, AAAS 50th Anniversary Speaker Series
Monday, November 11, 2019 - 4:30pm
Please join us as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Black Studies at Duke with a lecture series featuring AAAS alumni who will help define the next 50 years of Black Studies. Patrick Alexander, a Duke English alum, is the next speaker in the AAAS 50th anniversary speaker series.
Patrick E. Alexander, ’12, an associate professor of English and African American Studies at the University of Mississippi, earned a Ph.D. in English at Duke and is the speaker this month.
"Death Row Lessons: Angola, Willie Francis, and Imprisoned Radical Intellectualism in Ernest Gaines’s A Lesson Before Dying"