Radical Commitments: The Life and Tradition of Angela Davis
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2019
A cross-generational team of leading scholars, activists, musicians, and also incarcerated ladies lead conversations on the abundant practice of advocacy and also social theory in the late 20th century using the life and also work of the political protestor and also pioneering philosopher Angela Davis.
Tomiko Brown-Nagin, dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Daniel P.S. Paul Professor of Constitutional Law at Harvard Law School; and also professor of background in the Faculty of Arts and also Sciences, Harvard University
( 6:02) Jane Kamensky, Jonathan Trumbull Professor of American History in the Faculty of Arts and also Sciences as well as Pforzheimer Foundation Director of the Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
FRAMING REMARKS (11:09).
Elizabeth Hinton, John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Social Sciences, Departments of History as well as of African as well as African American Studies, Faculty of Arts and also Sciences, Harvard University.
SESSION 1: “REVOLUTION” (25:37).
( 33:46) Trevor G. Fowler, visiting complement professor, Wits School of Governance, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg (South Africa).
( 48:00) Robyn C. Spencer, associate teacher of history, Lehman College.
( 54:40) Robin D. G. Kelley, distinguished teacher and Gary B. Nash Endowed Chair in United States History, UCLA.
( 1:08:04) Ericka Huggins, protestor as well as teacher.
Moderator: Brandon M. Terry, assistant professor of African as well as african American studies and of social researches, Faculty of Arts as well as Sciences, Harvard University.
PANEL DISCUSSION (1:24:27).
AUDIENCE Q&A (1:42:57).
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