NOTICE: Many events listed here have been canceled or postponed due to the Covid-19 emergency. It is best to call ahead or check with organizer's websites to verify the status of any local event.

Change Location × Georgetown, DE

    Recent Locations

      Harrington Symposium on Race and the University at Gore Hall in Georgetown

      • Harrington Symposium on Race and the University at Gore Hall Photo #1
      1 of 1
      April 6, 2020

      Monday   5:00 PM

      16483 County Seat Highway
      Georgetown, Delaware 19947

      • No Performers Listed
      Harrington Symposium on Race and the University at Gore Hall

      ​The Harrington Symposium on Race and the University will launch a discussion on our campus of the legacies of slavery and race in universities and the unacknowledged displacement of indigenous peoples from their lands. Four distinguished guest scholars will be participating, including three who have been working on the nationwide Universities Studying Slavery project as well as one who works on indigenous land dispossession.

      The invited scholars are:

      Hillary Green, University of Alabama

      Jody Allen (UD alumna in Criminal Justice and Political Science), Lemon Project at the College of William and Mary

      Rhondda Thomas, Clemson University

      Alyssa Mt. Pleasant, University at Buffalo

      Free and open to the public.

      Reception to follow in the Gore Hall Atrium

      The co-sponsors are:

      Africana Studies, Art History, Anthropology, English, History, Modern Languages, Literatures, and Culture, Political Science, Sociology, Women and Gender Studies, the Center for Diversity Studies, the Interdisciplinary Humanities Research Center, the Library, Press, and Museums, and the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Provost’s Office.

      View on site | Email this event

      Categories: University & Alumni

      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.