The Program in Racism, Immigration, and Citizenship, in conjunction with the Billie Holiday Project for Liberation Arts and the Sheridan Libraries, has been awarded a Just Futures grant from the Mellon Foundation, part of a $72 million new initiative. The project, “Inheritance Baltimore: Humanities and Arts Education for Black Liberation,” represents a joint programming and research […]
The inequities of the COVID-19 quarantine and the continued murder of black people by their government(s) offers somber reminder that education alone will not solve the braided ills of discrimination, displacement, and economic exploitation. More than mere education, we need education with freedom as an explicit end in mind.
Please join us for this exciting conversation on movement building and memory, featuring seven daughters of the Black freedom movement.
Rebecca K. Marchiel, Assistant Professor of History at the University of Mississippi, will discuss her new book After Redlining: The Urban Reinvestment Movement in the Era of Financial Deregulation.