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Michigan State University

Slavery to Freedom William G. Anderson Lecture Series: Tanisha Ford

Wharton Center for Performing Arts

February 1, 2024

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Tanisha Ford is the author of four books relating to civil rights and Black culture, and will speak on the intersection of politics, economics and culture. She has received several awards and honors for her work. For example, she was named one of the Root’s 100 Most Influential African Americans. Her research has been supported by many institutions, including Ford Foundation, New America and Emerson Collective, to name a few.