photo Frederick Douglass/C.J. Walker

Call for nominations: Madame C.J. Walker Lifetime Achievement Award

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Deadline: Monday, November 24, 2013 at 5:00 P.M. The Africana Studies Program and Frederick Douglass Papers at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis invite nominations forthe inaugural Madame C.J. Walker Lifetime Achievement Award, the first of which will be presented at the upcoming Madame C.J. Walker/Frederick Douglass Annual Lecture Series that will take place on December […]

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Inaugural symposium, “The Life and Times of Madame C.J. Walker: The Historical Development of a Business Empire”

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The Africana Studies Program at IUPUI and the Frederick Douglass Papers invites the public to attend the upcoming inaugural symposium that is part of the Madame C.J. Walker/Frederick Douglass Annual Lecture Series. This lecture series is designed to celebrate the brilliance, accomplishments and ingenuity of two African American global icons, namely Madame C.J. Walker who […]