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Previous Events

September 14, 2018
CAUSE Annual Reception & Opening Lecture
“History Teaches Us to Resist: How Progressive Movements have succeeded in challenging Times”
Dr. Mary Frances Berry, Geraldine R. Segal Professor of American Social Thought & Professor of History, Univ. of Pennsylvania

Friday, October 5, 2018
The Ghetto in Global History: A Book Symposium
Moderator: Dr. Davarian Baldwin, Paul E. Raether Distinguished Professor of American Studies, Trinity College
Dr. Dan Michman, Head, The International Institute for Holocaust Research; and Incumbent of the John Najmann Chair of Holocaust Studies, Yad Vashem
Dr. Mitchell Duneier, Department Chair and Maurice P. During Professor of Sociology, Princeton University

Friday, November 2, 2018
“Set the World on Fire: Black Nationalist Women and the Global Struggle for Freedom”
Dr. Keisha Blain, Assistant Professor of History, University of Pittsburgh

Friday, February 8, 2019
“Soul Values & American Slavery”
Dr. Daina Ramey Berry, Oliver H. Radkey Regents Professor of History and African and African Diaspora Studies at the University of Texas at Austin

Thursday, March 28, 2019
Margaret Morrison Distinguished Lecture in Women’s History
“Medical Bondage and the Birth of American Gynecology”
Dr. Deirdre Cooper Owens, Assistant Professor of History, Queens College, CUNY

Friday, April 26, 2019
“My People Aren’t from the Isle of Lesbos: Poverty and the Rise of Intersectional Social Movements in Atlanta, 1980-1996”
Dr. Andrew Pope, CAUSE Postdoctoral Fellow 2018-2019