Black Racism in Russia
Date: Sunday, February 26th, 2012
Time: 4:00 pm
Duration: 1 hour
Location: Russian House
Sponsored by: Modern Languages
Contact: Cecil Youngblood, Cecil Youngblood / 608-363-2404
"Black Racism in Russia" is the story of the stages of development of racism against African and African-American people in Russia both past and present day. It is told through the life and experiences of Professor of Russian Olga Ogurtsova. The event includes the feature film "Circus" which chronicles the true story of one of the first African-American children to arrive in Russia.
This event is free and open to students.