Celebration of 50 Years 1969-2019: African American Studies at UB

Cecil Foster, Chair and Professor of Department of Transnational Studies with book he has written.

African African American Studies Presents: 

They Call Me George: The Untold Story of the Black Train Porters

Author Cecil Foster, PhD


Professor Foster, a prominent author, academic, journalist and public social theorist, in his latest publication discusses transnational race and blackness and the challenges blacks face internationally in their quest for social justice and human dignity. Professor Foster addresses immigration, citizenship, and multiculturalism, diversity and inclusion in the Americas, with the spotlight on Canada, the U.S. and the Caribbean.


DATE: Thursday, April 11, 2019

TIME: 2-4:30 p.m.

LOCATION: 322 Clemens Hall, North Campus

This is a free event and open to the public.


Event Sponsors: University at Buffalo Inclusive Excellence Office of the Provost