Oct
13
Tue
6:00 pm Gilder-Jordan Lecture: Carol And... @ Zoom
Gilder-Jordan Lecture: Carol And... @ Zoom
Oct 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Gilder-Jordan Lecture: Carol Anderson @ Zoom
Carol Anderson is the Charles Howard Candler Professor and Chair of African American Studies at Emory University. She is the author of Eyes Off the Prize: The United Nations and the African-American Struggle for Human Rights, 1944-1955, which was published by Cambridge University Press and awarded both the Gustavus Myers and Myrna Bernath Book Awards;
Oct
19
Mon
3:00 pm Jelani Cobb: “The Half-Life of F... @ Zoom
Jelani Cobb: “The Half-Life of F... @ Zoom
Oct 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Jelani Cobb: “The Half-Life of Freedom, Race and Justice in America Today” @ Zoom
Journalist and educator W. Jelani Cobb writes about the enormous complexity of race in America. As recipient of the Sidney Hillman Prize for Opinion & Analysis Journalism for his New Yorker columns, Cobb was praised for combining “the strengths of an on-the-scene reporter, a public intellectual, a teacher, a vivid writer, a subtle moralist, and an accomplished professional historian”—qualities he