40 Years of An American Masterpiece: The Making and Meaning of ‘The Color Purple’
3-29-22 Teach-in: “Don't Say Gay;” “Don't Say Racism”
Africana Studies and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies presented Teach-in: “Don't Say Gay;” “Don't Say Racism”, Addressing the Culture Wars Over Education and Youth.
In light of the ongoing attacks on Black history, LGBTQ curriculums, and education more broadly, Africana Studies and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies will be hosting a teach-in. Faculty panels were held on these attacks, and how to think past them, and why it matters so very much.
2-5-22, 3-4-22, 3-25-22 Community Book Engagement on Race and Education
Leading up to Dr. Tatum's visit, the MLK Committee scheduled a 3-part book club to engage students and the community on topics of race and education at the Bethlehem South Side Library.
The president emerita of Spelman College and clinical psychologist, Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum, widely known both for her expertise on race relations and as a thought leader in higher education. She is the author of several books, including the best-selling “Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?” and Other Conversations About Race (now in a new 2017 20th anniversary edition) and Can We Talk About Race? and Other Conversations in an Era of School Resegregation (2007).