Humanities in Class: Webinar Series

Black Lives Matter in Historical Context

Lead Scholar: Yohuru Williams (Professor of History, Fairfield University)

March 16, 2017

In this presentation, Dr. Yohuru Williams explores the history of the struggle for racial equality in the United States from the Civil Rights era through the contemporary Black Lives Matter Movement with an exploration of key episodes and moments in U.S. history using a variety of primary sources.

Subjects: History; African American History; American Civil Rights Movement; Racism; Racial Inequality; Social Movements; Black Lives Matter