Dr. Eve M. Troutt Powell, associate professor of history at the University of Pennsylvania, will present the Lawrence F. Brewster Lecture in History at 7 p.m. Sept. 9 in Wright Auditorium. The event is co-sponsored by the Harriot College of Arts and Sciences Department of History.
Powell's lecture will be "The Language of Slavery, the Diction of Freedom: Voices from the Nile Valley and Ottoman Empire."
Complementary tickets are available to ECU students, faculty and staff and are $10 for the general public, with the exception of the Jarvis Lecture, which is free to all attendees. Tickets are available through the Central Ticket Office by calling 252-328-4788, 1-800-ECU-ARTS, or (voice/TTY) 252-328-4736.