Madison Avenue and the Color Line is the title of a book by Jason Chambers, Ph.D., Department of Advertising, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and published in 2008 to strong reviews. The book examines the history of black advertising employees and agency owners and how blacks struggled to bring equality to the industry and creative product.
Brought to you by the AEF. Join the author and our diverse and distinguished panelists for an informative and spirited discussion using Jason Chambers’ book as a catalyst.
Introductions and Dr. Chambers
Mr. Rosenshine and Ms. Williams Thompson
Mr. Johnson and Ms. Ruffins
Panel discussion, Q&A
Audience Q&A continued
Fath Davis Ruffins (read bio)
Curator, African American History and Culture Division of Home & Community Life, National Museum of American History
Jason Chambers, Ph.D. (read bio)
Author, Department of Advertising
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Joel Johnson (read bio)
Director of Marketing Strategy & Analysis
Allen Rosenshine (read bio)
Dawn Williams Thompson (read bio)
Director, Advertising Development, Oral Care/Health
Procter & Gamble
Thursday, September 25, 2008
2:00 - 3:30p.m. Eastern
The Paley Center for Media
25 West 52nd St., between 5th and 6th Avenues
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