Dr. Larry Greene, Leonard Muse and Jack Tchen join WBGO Journal host Doug Doyle to discuss the 41st Annual Marion Thompson Wright Lecture

[Interview Courtesy of WBGO: https://www.facebook.com/wbgojazz/videos/270226071128262/ ] 
WBGO Journal host Doug Doyle is joined by the Director of the Clement A. Price Institute on Ethnicity, Culture, and the Modern Experience Professor Jack Tchen, and original members of the MTW Study Club, Seton Hall University Professor of History Larry Greene and former Director of Planning for the City of Petersburg, Virginia Leonard Muse

 
The 41st Annual Marion Thompson Wright Lecture SeriesOne Begins Again: Organizing & the Historical Imagination, will be online on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at 9:30am.

Register here to join the virtual conference.    


"It really is about this moment that we're in of COVID, but also a moment that we're seeing the deep historical injustices that have continued to ramify and resonate our society because of those issues.  So we're really trying to hit that both in terms of how the past constitutes the present, the crisis we're in, in terms of the present, and then also what we can begin to imagine in terms of rebuilding the future.

- Director Jack Tchen on the timeliness of this year’s Marion Thompson Wright Lecture


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