Delmarva Today 09/09/2016

Sep 9, 2016

The Black Mona Lisa
Credit Rush Starr Rose / SU Exhibition

In the first half of today's program, we take a look at the upcoming anniversary of September 11 and get an assessment of where we are now. In the second half, we look at the life and works of painter Ruth Starr Rose, whose works featuring the live of African Americans are currently on exhibit at Salisbury University through October 29th.

Guests:

David Mack, former U.S. Ambassador to the U.A.E. in the Reagan Administration

Muqtedar Khan, founding director of the Islamic Studies at the University of Delaware

Dean Kotlowski, professor of History at Salisbury University

Barbara Paca, Curator of the exhibit "Ruth Starr Rose (1887-1965): Revelations of African American Life in Maryland and the World"