Professor Linda Heywood will be giving a talk at the Library of Congress on “Queen Njinga’s Diplomacy: Written and Performed” Nov 9th

Thursday, November 9, 2017, noon –  1 p.m.
Book Talk: “Queen Njinga’s Diplomacy: Written and Performed” by Linda Heywood

The African Section of the African and Middle Eastern Division at the Library of Congress invites you to a book talk, “Queen Njinga’s Diplomacy: Written and Performed,” by Linda Heywood.  Dr. Heywood is Professor of African History and the History of the African Diaspora and African American Studies at Boston University. Her latest book is “Njinga of Angola: Africa’s Warrior Queen” (Harvard University Press, 2017). Book signing to follow. Free and open to the public. Please allow time to clear security.

Location: African and Middle Eastern Division Reading Room, LJ-220, 2nd floor, Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First Street SE, Washington, DC 20540. Metro stop: Capitol South.

Contact: Laverne Page, (202) 707-1979, mpag@loc.gov
Request ADA accommodations five business days in advance at (202) 707-6362 (Voice/TTY) or email Ada@loc.gov

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