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October 26, 2018

A Political Education Book Launch


A Political Education: Black Politics and Education Reform in Chicago Since the 1960s


When: October 26, 2018 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Where: PUJA, Pop Up Just Art Space, 1344 S. Halsted St., Chicago

RSVP to irrpp@uic.edu or through our website

 

About the Event: Join IRRPP, SJI, AAST and History for this event where Elizabeth Todd-Breland, assistant professor of History at UIC, will discuss the findings and ongoing implications of her new book, A Political Education: Black Politics and Education Reform in Chicago Since the 1960s. She will be joined in conversation by Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, assistant professor of African American Studies at Princeton University and author of the award-winning book, From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation. Q & A and book signing will follow the discussion.


About the Series: Events in the Legacies of Racism series deepen our understanding of the challenges and possibilities of policy efforts to address longstanding racial inequality. These events explore the recent and historic origins of inequalities and ask questions about what it means to try to repair systematic harm done to people and communities.