AN NEH SUMMER SEMINAR FOR SCHOOL TEACHERS
TO TAKE PLACE IN BLACKSBURG, VA & WASHINGTON, DC
JULY 10-30, 2016
Welcome! Join us in Blacksburg and Washington, DC for engaging discussions, exciting research opportunities, and stimulating interactions with internationally renowned experts on the relationship between race and mental health in US and world history and literature.
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“One ever feels his two-ness,—an American, a Negro; two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder.” – W.E.B. Du Bois
“Men can starve from a lack of self-realization as much as they can from a lack of bread.” – Richard Wright
“When suffering knocks at your door and you say there is no seat for him, he tells you not to worry because he has brought his own stool.” – Chinua Achebe
Disclaimer: Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.