Mellon Forum on the Urban Environment: RESISTANCE
Organized by Sophie Hochhäusl, Princeton Mellon Fellow, and Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, African American Studies.
Sessions will be at 4:30pm EST on Zoom; free and open to the public. Please note that the session on February 24 will begin at 5:30pm EST. See specific event dates for webinar registration information.
Urban Speculation // Queer Resistance – Wednesday, February 17, at 4:30 pm EST
Denice Frohman, Poet
Davy Knittle, UPenn
Malcolm Rio, Columbia
Facing the Eviction Apocalypse – Wednesday, February, 24, 5:30 pm EST
Kendra Brooks, Philadelphia City Council
Rasheedah Phillips, Community Legal Services of Philadelphia
Black Women and the Land Grab – Wednesday, March 24, 4:30 pm EST
Sarah Broom, Writer
Carroll Fife, Oakland City Council
Keisha-Khan Perry, Brown
Keeanga-Yamatta Taylor, African American Studies
Environmental Exploitation // Indigenous Resistance -- Wednesday, April 14, 4:30 pm EST
Andrew Curley, Arizona
Sandy Grande, UConn
Desirée Valadares, Berkeley
The Mellon Forum is supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Princeton University Humanities Council, Center for Collaborative History, School of Architecture, and Departments of African American Studies, Art & Archaeology, and English.