Announcing Conversations in Black Freedom Studies Spring 2020 Schedule

December 30, 2019


We're so excited to announce our Spring 2020 schedule, welcoming back some previous guests including Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, Barbara Smith, Johanna Fernandez, and Liz Theoharis. And we're thrilled for some new voices joining Conversations this year, including Nathan Connolly, Saidiya Hartman, Imani Perry, and Paul Ortiz. Mark your calendars, tell your friends, and we hope to see you this spring at the Schomburg!

February 6: Housing Discrimination in Jim Crow America and the Case for Reparations

featuring Nathan Connolly, Beryl Satter, and Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

March 5: The Long Struggle Against Educational Injustice

featuring Rachel Devlin, Devin Fergus, and Elizabeth McRae

April 2: Radical Black Queer and Feminist Lives

featuring Saidiya Hartman, Imani Perry, and Barbara Smith

May 7: The Poor People's Campaign, the Young Lords, and Black Brown Yellow White and Red Organizing

featuring Johanna Fernandez, Paul Ortiz, and Liz Theoharis