Lineage and Redress: Robert Hayden's Uncompromising Vision
Robert Hayden's work was ahead of its time, but his vision was derided in his time. Scholars and Creative Artists gathered to discuss the man, the significance of his work, and Hayden's continuing impact upon poets writing today, particularly a group of poets rising from Hayden's hometown, Detroit, MI. The symposium took place September 21-23, 2022.
Illuminations: The Dark Room Race and Visual Culture Seminar 10th Anniversary Symposium
This symposium took place October 13-14, 2022, at Dartmouth College, followed by events at MIT in Cambridge, MA.