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Event Series Event Series: Hess Week

Hess Week – Blueprint for Solidarity: Black, Latinx, and Asian American Freedom Struggles

April 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

The panel will explore lessons to be learned from Black, Latinx, and Asian American freedom struggles.

  • Diane C. Fujino, Professor of Asian American Studies, University of California at Santa Barbara
  • Max Krochmal, Professor of U.S. History and Director of Justice Studies at the University of New Orleans
  • Genesis Lara, Assistant Professor, Afro-Latino Studies, Department of Chicano/Latino Studies at the University of California, Irvine
  • Paul Ortiz, Professor of History and Director of the Samuel Proctor Oral History Program at the University of Florida; Robert L. Hess Scholar 2023-24
  • Jeanne Theoharis, Distinguished Professor of Political Science at Brooklyn College

All events will be live-streamed on the Wolfe Institute’s YouTube Channel.

Free versions of Paul Ortiz’s writings and other relevant readings are available online to the Brooklyn College community.

Hosted by Brooklyn College’s Ethyle R. Wolfe Institute for the Humanities in honor of Professor Paul Ortiz, our 2023-24 Robert L. Hess Scholar-in-Residence.