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“Fifty Years ‘Beyond Vietnam’: Dr. King’s Revolutionary Dream

Saturday, April 1, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

| Free

“Fifty Years ‘Beyond Vietnam’: Dr. King’s Revolutionary Dream Against Our Neoliberal/Neofascist Nightmare”

Presented by Robin D.G. Kelley
Professor and Gary B. Nash Endowed Chair in U.S. History, UCLA

Author of Hammer and Hoe; Race Rebels; Yo’ Mama’s DisFunktional: Fighting the Culture Wars in Urban America; Freedom Dreams: The Black Radical Imagination; Thelonious Monk: The Life and Times of an American Original; Africa Speaks, America Answers!: Modern Jazz in Revolutionary  Times

Opening with:
Lee Maracle, author, instructor and traditional teacherand
Faith Nolan, celebrated social justice activist and musician


Also sponsored by: Caribbean Studies; Academic Initiatives Fund, New College; Women and Gender Studies; African Studies; Geography and Planning; Centre for the Study of the United States, at the Munk School of Global Affairs; Diaspora and Transnational Studies; Equity Studies; Hart House; History; MVS Proseminar; and the Faculty of Arts and Science at the University of Toronto

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