The History Department's Feinberg Family Distinguished Lecture Series presents “Resisting Police Violence in Springfield and Beyond: Mothers, Scholars, and Queer People of Color Speak Out,” an evening of conversation with local and national voices:

October 26, 2016
7:00 pm

Scibelli Hall Auditorium, Springfield Technical and Community College, Building 2
Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) history professor Rhonda Y.

October 27, 2016
12:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

February 2017 marks the 75th anniversary of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s signing of Executive Order 9066, which authorized the forced removal and incarceration of 120,000 Americans of Japanese descent.

November 1, 2016
5:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

A panel discussion with scholars, activists and lawyers on the history and current realities of the migrant detention regime.

November 10, 2016
4:30 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room

The penitentiary system in early America exploited racist ideologies, gender norms, sexual desire, and antipathy towards the poor to justify its existence and expansion.

November 15, 2016
5:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

A panel discussion with Veronica McNair, Elaine Arsenault, Donald Perry and Jafet Robles.  

November 29, 2016
6:00 pm

Herter Hall, 601

Professor Christian Appy of the Department of History will present his talk, “The Atomic Origins of America’s National Security State: How Nuclear Weapons Produced an Imperial Presidency and Degraded Democracy.” 

April 4, 2017
4:00 pm

Goodell Hall, Bernie Dallas Room