We are proud to announce our schedule of events for Chisholm Day 2018!
This year, we are celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Shirley Chisholm’s historic election to Congress with a day-long symposium and an incredible assembly of guests 0n TUESDAY, NOV. 27TH 2018.
Our first event:
THE STATE OF BLACK WOMEN’S POLITICS: A Roundtable
Dr. Nadia Brown of Purdue University; Dr. Niambi Carter of Howard University; Dr. Christina Greer of Fordham University; Ms. Monica Dennis, Coordinator of Black Lives Matter NYC and Co-founder of Move to End Violence. Chisholm Project Director, Dr. Zinga A. Fraser will moderate the discussion.
WHEN: 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM
WHERE: The Gold Room of the Brooklyn College Student Center (2705 Campus Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11210)
Our second event:
A CONVERSATION WITH DR. SONIA SANCHEZ on Chisholm’s Legacy, Life and Freedom
WHEN: 2:15 PM to 3:30 PM
WHERE: Woody Tanger Auditorium, in the Brooklyn College Library