Civil Rights — Past and Present

  • June 2, 2019 • 3 PM – 5 PM
  • Graham Chapel

In partnership with the Blacks in America: 400 Years Plus Trilogy, the University Libraries’ Mary Curtis Horowitz Lecture for Civil Engagement and Social Policy will feature Dr. Cornell W. Brooks, Former NAACP President and CEO.

Civil Rights – Past and Present is aligned with Juneteenth, commemorating June 19, 1865, the announcement of the abolition of slavery.

This event will include performances by Missouri AME Conference Choir, Better Family Life’s K.Y.P.E. dance troupe, and more.

Read more about the Blacks in America: 400 Years Plus series.

Free and open to all. Parking is free in any Washington University garages (Danforth University Center garage recommended). Registration requested.