A Discussion with Jarrett Drake

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 11:00am to 12:30pm

Killian Hall, 14W-111
160 Memorial Drive, Cambridge MA 02139

The MIT Libraries’ Committee for the Promotion of Diversity and Inclusion (CPDI) invites you to a special event commemorating Juneteenth (the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States) with a discussion about the intersection of race, archives, and libraries. Jarrett Drake, PhD student in Social Anthropology at Harvard and advisory archivist for A People’s Archive of Police Violence in Cleveland, will be in conversation with MIT Libraries Teaching & Learning Program Manager and Liaison Librarian for Comparative Media Studies/Writing, Sofia Leung. This event is free and open to the public.

Event Type

Conferences/Seminars/Lectures, Community Event

Events By Interest

Academic, Diversity/Inclusion, General

Website

https://libcal.mit.edu/event/5463075

Cost

Free

Department
MIT Libraries
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