January 15, 2015: Join graduate students from UIC Department of History on the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, to consider the lessons of history. How has the history of the Black Freedom Movement been sanitized and co-opted by popular culture, the state, and neo-liberal institutions? What are the political ramifications of historical memory (and silences in that memory)? Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 12:00p.m.
Thursday, Jan 15, 2015