11.9.12 The Commodification of Booty: From Saartje Baartman to Nicki Minaj to Girls Unnamed

Holly Bass will be joined by Kim Brown, Howard University Department of History, and Sindile Dlamini, HU Serve and Learn Coordinator, to discuss the life and legacy of Saartjie Baartman, famously known as “Hottentot Venus,” in conjunction with HU’s production of Venus by Suzan-Lori Parks.

Price: FREE!

For more info: http://www.coas.howard.edu/theatrearts/current_productions.html