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Tyrone Maurice Adderley Lecture: Dr. Carole Boyce Davies

Carole Davies

Dr. Carole Boyce Davies is Professor of Africana Studies and English at Cornell University. She is the author of several books and the editor of numerous critical anthologies and essay collections, including The Encyclopedia of the African Diaspora. Throughout her work as a scholar, mentor, and writer, she devotes herself to social justice and anti-racist and anti-sexist politics.

The Adderley Lecture Series recognizes the achievements of distinguished artists, art historians, writers, and social justice advocates from underrepresented groups.

Established in 1995 in memory of MassArt student Tyrone Maurice Adderley, the lecture is held twice yearly.*