Tuesday, February 17, 2015 from 7pm-9pm
Tufts University: Cabot Hall’s ASEAN Auditorium
Panel conversation on topics including the impact of “Blacktivism”, Black experience in the U.S., the criminal justice system, and the role media plays in the #blacklivesmatter movement.
· Pete Haviland-Eduah, National Policy Director from Million Hoodies Movement for Justice
DeRay Mckesson, hashtag activist, Ferguson protest organizer, and co-founder of wetheprotesters.org
· Keith Maddox, Associate Professor of Psychology, Tufts University
· Tricia Rose, Director of the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America and Professor of African American Cultural Politics and Gender Studies, Brown University