“Popular Culture: Media Images of Masculinity from the 1960s to the Present” will be the topic of a diversity lecture at Tusculum College on Monday, November 22.
The lecture will be from 4-6 p.m. and will be held in the Behan Arena Theatre in the Annie Hogan Byrd Fine Arts Building.
The guest speaker will be Dr. Elwood Watson, professor of American History at East Tennessee State University. Dr. Watson is a nationally known historian who specializes in American History, ethnographic studies, race and gender studies, popular culture and diversity training.
He is the editor of multiple anthologies and more than 50 articles. He has served in several administrative positions, including interim director of the African-American Studies Program and assistant director of the University Honors Program. He has also served as associate chair of ETSU’s History Department.
The 2010 diversity lecture is sponsored by the Tusculum College Diversity Council. The event is free and open to the public.