W. E. B. Du Bois
Legacy Project



www.cau.edu



2013 CONFERENCE FLYER




As the VIDEO below shows,



 moving the 350 pound clay
model of Du Bois was no
small task, but these Panthers
will now forever be a part of
CAU's foundational history
.










2012 Seminar Series

January 20, 2012
Faculty Workshop & Seminar Series
Slideshow

For seminar texts, visit AUC Woodruff Library.

Also online at  
http://www.webdubois.org/wdb-AtlUniv.html 
or http://www.library.umass.edu/spcoll/dubois/?tag=atlantastudies.


            
Featured video:
CAU President Carlton E. Brown

           
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INDIVIDUAL VIDEOS

 


Spring Panels


Jan 20, 2012
SOUL OF DU BOIS: A CAU PERSPECTIVE

The Souls of Black Folk (1903); The Gift of Black Folk (1924)

February 24, 2012
RACE RESEARCH
The Study of the Negro Problems (1898); The Philadelphia Negro (1899); Bibliography of the Negro American (1905); Select Discussion of Race Problems (1916)

March 23, 2012
CRIME & HEALTH
Some Notes on Negro Crime, Particularly in Georgia (1904); Health and Physique (1906)

  • Nubiyn Mzekewe, JD, CAU History
  • Dr. Ron Finnell, CAU Public Administration
  • Dr. Sandra Taylor, CAU Sociology
  • Dr. Margaret Counts-Spriggs, CAU Social Work

(videos forthcoming)

 

April 27, 2012
LITERATURE & ART
The Quest of the Silver Fleece (1911); Dark Princess: A Romance (1928); The Negro Artisan (1902 & 1912)

July 13, 2012
AUTOBIOGRAPHY

The Autobiographies: Darkwater: Voices From Within the Veil (1920), Dusk of Dawn: An Essay Toward an Autobiography of a Race Concept (1940), and The Autobiography of W. E. Burghardt Du Bois (International publishers,1968)


Fall Panels
  


August 31, 2012
AFRICA
The World and Africa, an Inquiry into the Part Which Africa Has Played in World History (1946/ 1965); Africa, Its Geography, People and Products: Its Place in Modern History (1930)

September 21, 2012
RECONSTRUCTION & RESISTANCE
John Brown: A Biography (1909); Black Reconstruction: An Essay towar
d a History of the Part Which Black Folk Played in the Attempt to Reconstruct Democracy in America, 1860-1880 (1935)

 

 

October 26, 2012
CHURCH, FAMILY & UPLIFT
Some Efforts of American Negroes for Their Own Social Betterment (1897 & 1909); Morals and Manners (1914); The Negro Church (1903); The Family (1908)

January 25, 2013
EDUCATION

College Bred Negro (1900 & 1910); The Common School (1901 & 1911)

Closing Panel: Dr. Carlton Brown Hosts AUC Leadership  Discussion of the Du Bois Legacy

February 22, 2013
BLACK FOLK, THEN & NOW
The Negro (1915); Black Folk, Then and Now (1939)
  • CAU President Carlton Brown
  • Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum, President of Spelman College
  • Loretta Parham, Atlanta University Center Woodruff Library
  • Alexsa Henderson, CAU History Faculty Emerita