Dr. Afua Cooper, THE JAMES ROBINSON JOHNSTON CHAIR IN BLACK CANADIAN STUDIES presents
2013-2014 DISTINGUISHED LECTURE SERIES
DR. CAROL B. DUNCAN
“RELIGION, MULTICULTURALISM AND AFRICAN-CANADIAN IDENTITY”
Thursday, October 24 – 7:00 pm
Room 3156, Dentistry Building
Carol B. Duncan, PhD (Sociology, York University) is Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Religion and Culture at Wilfrid Laurier University. Professor Duncan is co-author of Black Religious Studies: An Introduction and author of This Spot of Ground: Spiritual Baptists in Toronto. She consulted on, and appears in, the award-winning 2004 Vision TV documentary, Seeking Salvation: A History of the Black Church in Canada. Her areas of research interest include Caribbean religions, the African Diaspora, Caribbean immigration to North America and religion and popular culture.