Race and Public Policy In the 21st Century
A one day conference that will focus on issues facing black communities such as incarceration, voting, poverty, education, and employment.
Location: Frist Campus Center, Multi-Purpose Room C
Date/Time: 04/25/11 at 12:00 pm - 04/25/11 at 6:00 pm
Race and Public Policy: Issues of the 21st Century
Monday, April 25, 2012
12:00 - 1:20 p.m. / 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Frist Campus Center
Multi-Purpose Room âCâ?
12:00 p.m. - "Public Policy and Coming of Age in America"
Alvin Tillery, Rutgers University
Nikki Jones, University of California - Santa Barbara
Karolyn Tyson, University of North Carolina
Moderated by Imani Perry, Princeton University
4:30 p.m. - "New Frameworks for Understanding Race in Public Policy"
Vesla Weaver, University of Virginia
Karyn Lacy, University of Michigan
Naomi Murakawa, University of Washington
Moderated by Devah Pager, Princeton University
Free and open to the public.
Department: Center for African American Studies