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The African American Museum of Iowa Presents Black Ag and Farmers Series: Part Two

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Join the African American Museum of Iowa for part two of a three-part series. 

Part two will focus on African American carceral farming and husbandry with presenter, Dr. Negus Rudison-Imhotep.

Dr. Rudison-Imhotep earned his Doctor of Philosophy - PhD, Business Administration, Human Resources Management from Northcentral University. He earned his Master of Public Administration - MPA, Criminal Justice and Corrections from Norwich University. Dr. Rudison-Imhotep serves as a council member on the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion with the Greater Des Moines Partnership and also serves on the board of the Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity

Support provided by Silos & Smokestacks National Heritage Area and the Iowa Arts Council, a division of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs, and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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The African American Museum of Iowa Presents Black Ag and Farmers Series: Part Two

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827 9143 6253



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+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)

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