Anti-Racism, Activism and Institutional Change

Wed, 10/07/2020

Anti-racism, Activism and Institutional Change

Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 12PM EDT,  Zoom

A recording of this event is available here

A conversation with Cornell faculty and students about the obstacles and opportunities the present moment has raised for anti-racism and activism in the university and elsewhere.  


Russell Rickford (Department of History)  and student activists from across the College of Arts and Sciences:   Max Greenberg, Kun Huang, Bwesigye Mwesigire, Estefania Perez, Jessica Diaz Rodriguez, Krinal Thakkar, Kevin Zong, and others

Derek Chang (Department of History, Asian American Studies Program) 
Shelley Wong (Department of English, Asian American Studies Program)


Image caption:  Student leaning out of window with megaphone during Willard Straight takeover, Cornell University, 1969

Image credit: Office of Visual Services photographs, #4-3-2093. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library

Anti-Racism, Activism and Institutional Change. Wednesday October 14