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The Inaugural Dr Joyce Mitchell Cook Memorial Lecture

18:00
Dr Joyce Mitchell Cook photograph
Celebrating the life and career of trailblazing St Hilda’s alumna, Dr Joyce Mitchell Cook, the first African American woman to achieve a PhD in Philosophy in the USA

We are delighted to welcome our first speaker of the series, Professor Anita  L. Allen, JD., PhD, the Henry R Silverman Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School. The title of her talk is The Ideas and Ideals of Joyce Mitchell Cook.

This will be an online event followed by panel discussion with recent graduates and audience Q&A, chaired by Dr Anita Avramides

Tickets are £5 (free for current students). All proceeds will go to the Joyce Mitchell Cook Memorial fund. Book now.