Dr. Yolanda Pierce, Dean of the Howard University Divinity School, will deliver her lecture titled “Cradle and Cauldron: Early Black American Religion and Interfaith Possibilities" at the 3rd Annual Richard L. Evans Memorial Lecture.
In 2016, Pierce was appointed as the Founding Director of the Center for African American Religious Life at the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC). Previously, she served as the Founding Director of the Center for Black Church Studies and Associate Professor of Religion and Literature at Princeton Theological Seminary. Pierce is a native New Yorker, mentor, community activist, ordained minister, daughter of the Black Church, and a proud member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority.
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