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To March for Others:The Black Freedom Struggle and the United Farm Workers

Book talk and signing by Lauren Araiza author of To March For Others: The Black Freedom Struggle and the United Farm Workers. 
Lauren Arazia is a former research assistant at the King Papers Project at the Martin Luther King, Jr., Research & Education Institute at Stanford. Lauren received her Ph.D. from Berkeley and joined the faculty at Denison in the spring of 2007. Lauren teaches survey courses in African-American history and the U.S. since 1865. She also offers seminars on the Civil Rights Movement, the intellectual history of Black Power, the American West, and comparative social movements. Her other teaching interests include labor history, comparative race and ethnicity, and oral history.
 
“…To March for Others joins a growing body of scholarship that looks at ethno-racial groups not only comparatively but relationally, and advances our understanding of the factors necessary for alliances across racial and other divides.”-Shana Bernstein, author of Bridges of Reform: Interracial Civil Rights Activism in the Twentieth-Century Los Angeles.

Details

When:

Tuesday, April 8, 2014. 12:00 PM

Where:

Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity CCSRE) Conference Room, Building 360.

Sponsor:

Bill Lane Center for the American West, African & African American Studies, Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity, Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute

Contact:

650-725-8833
tenisha@stanford.edu

Admission:

This event is FREE and open to the public. Lunch will be provided.