Harris Sokoloff of the Graduate School of Education at the University of Pennsylvania is an expert on how to discuss war with young people. Dr. Sokoloff believes discussions at school and at home can help put fears into perspective.
WHO: Thomas Childers, professor of history at the University of Pennsylvania
WHAT: Discussion and signing of his latest book, "In the Shadows of War: Three Lives United by the French Resistance"
WHERE: Penn Bookstore, 3601 Walnut St.
WHEN: Feb. 25 at 7 p.m.
Penn History Professor Thomas Childers will read from and discuss his latest work, "In the Shadows of War: Three Lives United by the French Resistance," at the Penn Bookstore Feb. 25 at 7 p.m.
WHAT: A conversation with Michael Eric Dyson, Mary Frances Berry and Afaf Meleis on race, gender, class and militarism in Martin Luther King's time and today
WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2003, 5 p.m.
WHERE: Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall, 3417 Spruce St., Philadelphia
The free, public programs are sponsored by the Center for Africana Studies in the School of Arts and Sciences.
The Center for Africana Studies, formerly the Afro-American Studies Program, examines the factors that created and shaped the African-American and African Diaspora experience.