VIRTUAL EVENT: The John B. Slaughter Endowment Reparations Series: Global Models of Reparations

The John B. Slaughter Endowment Reparations Series: Global Models of Reparations 

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Register for the event at:  https://umd.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0pdeChpjkuGt24_y-8SswQXAQ8bK4bxros

This webinar will provide an overview and discussion of reparations models in the US and globally which include: The City of Asheville, North Carolina; Georgetown University; and South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

Opening Remarks: 

 

Dean Gregory Ball, College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, University of Maryland 

 

 

 

Moderator: 

 

Professor Hoda Mahmoudi, Research Professor and Chair, Bahá'í Chair for World Peace, University of Maryland 

 

 

 

Speakers:

 

 

Everisot Benyera, Associate Professor, African Politics, University of South Africa in Pretoria 

 

 

 

 

Elizabeth Thomas, White House Producer/Report for ABC News, Georgetown University '19 

 

 


 

 

Keith Young, City Councilman, Asheville, NC

 

For questions, contact the African American Studies Department at aasd.umd.edu or 301-405-1158

Follow the conversation using the hashtag #ReparationsAFAM

Co-Sponsors:

BSOS Anti-Black Racism Initiative

Bahá'í Chair for World Peace 

Center for Literary and Comparative studes 

Critical Race Initiative

Judge Alexander B. Williams, Jr. Center for Education, Justice & Ethics

This event is part of a yearlong series of virtual conversations on the historical, social and psychological, economic, and political consequences and implications of racial slavery, injustice, and structural inequality in America.

 

Date: 
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Location: 

Virtual Event: You must register in advance at https://umd.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0pdeChpjkuGt24_y-8SswQXAQ8bK4bxros

Contact: 

For questions, contact the African American Studies Department at aasd.umd.edu or 301-405-1158

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