Panel Discussion: Race, Slavery, and Institutional Memory in Higher Ed

Thursday, October 25, 2018
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM (ET)
Carol and Park B. Smith Hall Rehm Lib
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Lecture - Speaker
Danielle Kane
McFarland Ctr. for Religion, Ethics and Culture

A panel discussion, "Accounting for History: Race, Slavery, and Institutional Memory," features Deborah Gray White, Board of Governors Distinguished Professor of History at Rutgers University, and Robert Patterson, associate professor and chair of African American Studies at Georgetown University. They will focus on how institutions of higher learning reckon with their difficult histories, in particular in relation to enslavement and justice. This event is moderated by Holy Cross English professor Nadine Knight and with an introduction by history professor Stephanie Yuhl.
Co-sponsored Peace and Conflict Studies, History, Africana Studies and the McFarland Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture.

Open to the Public

Categories: McFarland Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture, 175th Anniversary, Featured, Featured Student

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