The 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.
January 13, 2020
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
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
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
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)
March 26, 2020 (Thursday)
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”
April 6, 2020
Aviva Chomsky, Ph.D.
Professor of History, Salem State University
"The Immigration Debate: From Settler Colonialism to Donald Trump"