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Common Ground: African American Gravesites by Dr. Latif A. Tarik

August 18, 2021 @ 7:00 pm

Dr. Latif A. Tarik

Historian, Professor, creator of Kushito Advisory Group

African American Gravesites

Wednesday, August 18th, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.


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Dr. Tarik will discuss African American gravesite history, their discovery, their care, and the people they honor.

Latif A. Tarik, graduated from Howard University and holds a Ph.D. in African Diaspora History. He is Assistant Professor of History and History Program Coordinator at Elizabeth City State University in North Carolina. He is the book review editor for the Southern Conference on African American Studies, INC journal, The Griot. His academic research interests are radical protest movement, African Diaspora communities, history and popular culture, public history, and African American scholarship. He created the Kushito Advisory Group to provide services in public policy research, cultural diversity training, and teacher-in-service training in social studies education. Dr. Latif has practiced martial arts sciences for over 20 years.

This event is made possible by the support of Maryland Humanities.

FREE WEBINAR for the public – Advance registration required.

This year’s Common Ground will be offered virtually.

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August 18, 2021
7:00 pm


Historic Sotterley