Spring 2020 Speakers Series– SOCIAL JUSTICE: POWER, INEQUITY, AND CHANGE

Logo for the spring 2019 School of History and Sociology speakers seriesThe School of History and Sociology presents the spring 2020 speakers series.  The theme of this semester's series is "Social Justice: Power, Inequity, and Change."

All talks are Mondays from 4:00 - 5:30 PM in room 102 of the Hall Building, UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.

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January 13, 2020

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Daniel Dawes, JD
Director, Satcher Health Leadership Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine
 
“The Political Determinants of Health: The Quintessential Tool for Achieving Health Justice in America”

February 10, 2020

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Carol Anderson, Ph.D. 
Charles Howard Candler Professor of African American Studies, Emory University
"One Person, No Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy"

 

February 24, 2020

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Alyasah Sewell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Sociology, Emory University
"Hypermarginalization in Policing: The Illness Burden of Intersectional Race-Gender Disparities in Police Use of Force"

March 2, 2020

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Amy Bix, Ph.D. 
Professor of History, Iowa State University
 “How Coeds Came to Georgia Tech: A History of Women and Engineering Education”
Co-sponsor: Society of Women Engineers (Georgia Tech)

CANCELLED: March 26, 2020 (Thursday)

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PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

Rajani Bhatia, Ph.D. 
Assistant Professor of Women Studies, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Albany
“Gender before Birth: Sex Selection in a Transnational Context”

 

CANCELLED: April 6, 2020

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PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

Aviva Chomsky, Ph.D. 
Professor of History, Salem State University
"The Immigration Debate: From Settler Colonialism to Donald Trump"

Questions about the HSOC Spring 2020 Speakers Series?

Email Dr. Jennifer Singh