Gerald Horne will deliver the fourteenth annual University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill African American History Month Lecture on Wednesday, Feb. 21. Horne currently holds the John J. and Rebecca Moores Chair of History and African American Studies at the University of Houston.
Horne’s research spans a broad range of subjects, including race and race relations, labor and labor history, Japanese and African American relations, civil rights, international relations and socialism in African American and U.S. history. He has also written extensively about the film industry.
The African American History Month Lecture is organized each year by the UNC-Chapel Hill Department of History with the support of other units across the campus.