Invited Talks

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Invited Lectures, Talks, and Seminars

Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, Presentation: Who is Black? Who is Indian? : State-Federal Acknowledgement and the Politics of Racial Purity, March 22, 2016.

Christopher Newport University, Newport News, Virginia, Guest Class Lecture and Evening Book Talk, “The South Ain’t Never Been Black and White: Interrogating the Two-Tier Racial Paradigm of American Southern History,” October 8, 2015.

Spelman College, Ida B. Wells Distinguished Lecture Series, That the Blood Stay Pure Book Talk, October 7, 2014.

African Landing Day: An African/Native Peoples Symposium, Hampton Virginia, Panel Discussion and Book Signing, August 16, 2014.

The Story Telling Lens: The Cultural Significance of the Story, Jack Kent Cooke Foundation, Leesburg, Virginia, August 1, 2014.

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, That the Blood Stay Pure Book Talk, March 2014.

Central Connecticut State University, That the Blood Stay Pure Book Talk, February 2014.

U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, American Indian Heritage Month Program, Presentation: “Racial Purity and the Contemporary Dilemma of American Indian Identity,” November 2013.

United Cherokee Indian Tribe of Virginia Annual Meeting, Appomattox, Virginia, Keynote Speaker: “Race and Recognition: The State Recognition Process and the Legacy of Racial Purity in Virginia,” July 2011.