Why Aren’t There More Black People in Oregon?
February 27 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Rounding out the month of talks will be “Why Aren’t There More Black People in Oregon?: A Hidden History” with Walidah Imarisha. Imarisha is the winner of a 2017 Oregon Book Award for creative nonfiction for “Angels with Dirty Faces: Three Stories of Crime, Prison, and Redemption” and is currently working on an Oregon black history book.
The lecture is from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Feb. 27 in Room 156, Straub Hall and is sponsored by the Center for Study of Women in Society.