Buses, Water Fountains and Lunch Counters: What Do You Know About Jim Crow (and Who Cares in 2014)?
ArtStreet Wednesday Workshop
Date: February 12, 2014
Time: 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Location: ArtStreet Studio E, located on the 300 block of Kiefaber Street
Contact: Brian LaDuca
Supporting Involvement: University Libraries; Drs. Leslie H. Picca & Ruth Thompson-Miller, Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work
Led by Dr. Leslie Picca and Dr. Ruth Thompson-Miller. We'll examine the contemporary images of American life after slavery ended and before the 1960s Civil Rights Movement, and how these images compare to reality. We'll also explore how this moment in history impacts every single one of us today. Dr. Ruth Thompson-Miller is an assistant professor of sociology and Dr. Leslie Picca is an associate professor of sociology. They have collaborated on numerous articles on racial relations, and are the authors of an upcoming book on Segregation Stress Syndrome (Rowman and Littlefield Publishers).
Register at: udayton.edu/artstreet/workshops
This event is free and open to the public.