Thursday, May 11, 2017
Second Baptist Church
Clemson professor Mary Barr discusses her book about local racial segregation, Friends Disappear: The Battle for Racial Equality in Evanston. Northwestern sociology professor Al Hunter moderates the discussion with audience members about racism in Evanston, past and present. This Illinois Speaks program and free refreshments are made possible in part by a grant from Illinois Humanities, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Illinois General Assembly.