Dr. N.D.B. Connolly, Rev. Toddy Yeary, Jessica Lewis, and Diane Bell McKoy discuss "Where does Baltimore go from here?" as the city begins to heal and move forward.
News & Announcements Archive
Acclaimed writer and Baltimore native Ta-Nehisi Coates leads conversation about racism, past and present, at inaugural JHU Forum on Race in America (coverage includes video of the entire event).
"The problem is not black culture. It is policy and politics, the very things that bind together the history of Ferguson and Baltimore and, for that matter, the rest of America." Click to read the full article.
This morning, at Johns Hopkins University's inaugural Forum on Race in America, Baltimore native and Atlantic correspondent, Ta-Nehisi Coates, spoke about police violence in Baltimore and white supremacy in American history [...]
In case you missed it: Click to watch the recording of the JHU Forum on Race in America with guest speaker Ta-Nehisi Coates, writer for The Atlantic and Baltimore native. Join the conversation: #JHURaceInAmerica
Why Baltimore was a time bomb: Long before Freddie Gray's death lit the spark, the city was dangerously divided [...]
CAS Director Dr. Hollis Robbins and CAS faculty member Katrina Bell McDonald are featured in a Yahoo News article about rioting in Baltimore. The article compares the current demonstrations in Baltimore with 1968 riots that followed the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Click to read the article.
JHU's Dr. Lester Spence and Adrienne Maree Brown discuss Octavia's Brood: Science Fiction Stories From Social Justice Movements with Marc Steiner [...]
Last night, as part of Book TV's College Series, Professor N.D.B Connolly appeared on C-Span to discuss his new book A World More Concrete: Real Estate and the Remaking of Jim Crow South Florida. Professor Connolly's book examines the relationship between race and property rights in The South during the Jim Crow era. To watch the discussion click here [...]
Thursday night, a private screening of Selma for Johns Hopkins students was followed by a panel discussion featuring Provost Robert C. Lieberman, Professor N.D.B Connolly, and Pulitzer Prize winning Author, Taylor Branch. Click here for more [...]