Cecil H. and Ida Green Premier Honors Chair lecture featuring leading Black Studies scholar, Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammad
On behalf of the Department of Comparative Race and Ethnic Studies (CRES), you are invited to our Cecil H. and Ida Green Premier Honors Chair lecture on February 19th, 2020 at 6:00 PM featuring leading Black Studies scholar, Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammad!
Dr. Muhammad is an award-winning professor of History, Race and Public Policy at Harvard University Kennedy School and the Suzanne Young Murray Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies. A native of Chicago’s South Side, Dr. Muhammad graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a B.A. in Economics in 1993, and then earned his Ph.D. in U.S. History from Rutgers University in 2004. Prior to his tenure at Harvard, he was the former Director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a division of the New York Public Library and the world’s leading library and archive of global black history. Still an active scholar, Dr. Muhammad notably contributed a key piece to The 1619 Project and is an expert on justice, equity, diversity and inclusion in higher education.
How to RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/92761896329 (Open to the public!)
For more information, please contact Jane Mantey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Note: Dr. Muhammad will be providing a pedagogy workshop on February 19 at 2:30 PM (Neeley 1217) on how to talk about race in the classroom and incorporate anti-racism into your curricula across academic disciplines. This faculty development training is open to all TCU faculty and graduate students.
To RSVP for this separate event, visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cres-faculty-dev-workshop-adopting-anti-racist-pedagogy-across-disciplines-tickets-93002064679