AAS Conversation Series: Imagination and Black Lives

Oct 27 2016 -
5:00pm to 6:30pm

The Department of African American Studies 2016-2017 Conversation Series featuring Marc Lamont Hill, Morehouse | Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, Princeton | Eddie S. Glaude Jr., Princeton | Imani Perry, Princeton.

Four leading African American Studies scholars come together for what is sure to be an impassioned discussion about contemporary black issues, and an exploration of ideas of how African-American communities might reinvigorate democratic life in post-Obama America, with imagination and courage. Expect this conversation to explore black politics, state violence and poverty and various social movements. A Q&A will follow the conversation.

Books by all authors will be for sale before and after the event.

Marc Lamont Hill will sign copies of 'Nobody: Casualties of America’s War on the Vulnerable, from Ferguson to Flint and Beyond.'

Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor will sign copies of 'From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation.'

The event is free and open to the public.

The Department of African American Studies will stream this conversation live. 


More information on the event page. 


 

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Department of African American Studies