The Roots of the Trayvon Martin Case: Violent Whiteness and Black Resistance

Monday, October 21st | Neal Marshall Bridgewaters Lounge | 4-6PM

Drawing on his research into the 1970s Stop Killer Cop Campaigns and the 1980s National Black United Front, Komozi Woodard will connect the dots of resistance to violent whiteness yesterday, today and tomorrow.  Woodard is the author of A Nation Within a Nation: Amiri Baraka and Black Power Politics.  He is also the the editor of The Black Power Movement, Part I: Amiri Baraka, From Black Arts to Black Radicalism, Freedom North, Groundwork and Want to Start a Revolution?: Women in the Black Freedom Struggle.

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