A Symposium on Franklin Knight: His Scholarship, Impact, and Legacy

Apr 14, 2022, 9:30 am6:00 pm
Johns Hopkins University (Hybrid)
Public / Open To All
Event Description

9:30 am-11:00 pm – Franklin W. Knight’s Scholarly Project

  • Patrick Bryan (University of the West Indies, Mona
  • Barry Higman (Australian National University)
  • Michelle Johnson (York University)
  • Brian Meeks (Brown University)
  • Blanca Silvestrini (University of Connecticut)

11:30-1:30 pm- Luncheon and Commentary Guest of Honor: Franklin W. Knight

Luncheon program: MC, Ruth Iyob (University of Missouri-St. Louis)

Please RSVP and register for the luncheon if you plan to attend by Friday, April 1, 2022.

2:00 pm-3:30 pm – The Caribbean, Atlantic Studies, and the Work of Franklin W. Knight

  • Sherwyn Bryant (Northwestern University)
  • Reena Goldthree (Princeton University)
  • Guadalupe García (Tulane University)
  • Harvey Neptune (Temple University)
  • * Moderator: Ben Vinson (Case Western Reserve University)
Event Type
Event Category
AAS Recommended Events


Any individual, including visitors to campus, who requires an accommodation should contact Dionne Worthy (dworthy@princeton.edu) at least one week in advance of the event.