WSU Applebaum Black History Month: Black Funeral Homes in Detroit
This event is in the past.
The Wayne State University Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences is hosting a series of virtual events to mark Black History Month. All sessions are free and open to the entire WSU community.
Mortuary Science Program Director Mark Evely will interview long-time faculty member Roger Husband about his experience as a Black funeral home director in Detroit, as well as the history of Black funeral homes in Detroit. Husband is also the embalmer who cared for Rosa Parks.