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  • Still Working on the Dream: Contextualizing Contemporary Race Relations

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    Name: Still Working on the Dream: Contextualizing Contemporary Race Relations
    Date: February 6, 2018
    Time: 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM MST
    Event Description:

    2018 marks the 55th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech and the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s assassination. In this session, Aura Newlin will offer perspectives on our country’s progress toward Dr. King’s dream of racial equality by discussing her recent visits to Ferguson, Missouri, and to the new National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C.

    Aura Newlin is an assistant professor of anthropology & sociology at NWC and an advisory board member of the National Consortium on Racial and Ethnic Fairness in the Courts.

    Location:
    NWC Intercultural House, 565 College Drive, Powell
    Date/Time Information:
    February 6, 2018 at 2:30 PM
    Contact Information:
    Kara Ryf
    Fees/Admission:
    Free and open to the public!
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