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Great War Lecture Series/First Humanities Month Event Featuring Prof. David Krugler

October 11, 2018

  • Prof. David Krugler, Dept. of History, University of Wisconsin–Platteville, spoke at the first Great War Series event of the 2018-19 Academic Year.
  • Prof. Krugler packed the Eldon Black Recital Hall on the evening of October 11, 2018.
  • Prof. Krugler spoke to attendees after his lecture on October 11, 2018.
In the first Great War Centennial Commemoration Lecture Series event of the 2018-19 Academic Year, Prof. David Krugler (University of Wisconsin–Platteville) spoke to over 200 attendees about the challenges that African Americans faced during the Great War Era. He talked about their fight for equality in a deeply racist American society, in the press, and in the criminal justice system.

A local reporter also covered the event.

Watch a video of Prof. Krugler’s talk and discussion questions.

This event was also the first Humanities Month event.